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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ899-241045-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
ACROSS THE SE PORTION TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN WED. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND WED...THEN
DISSIPATE AS IT CROSSES THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST FRI...THEN
PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-241045-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT LATE. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST NW. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-241045-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO
13 TO 22 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-241045-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO
5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-241045-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO
15 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST FAR NW. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-241045-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-241045-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO
10 FT LATE...HIGHEST NW.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NW. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
BECOMING 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-241045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 11 FT FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-241045-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-241045-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-241045-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST N.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-241045-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
306 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST N.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.




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