Offshore Waters Forecast (California)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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.

PZZ899-181730-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A low pressure trough inland
over California will intensify near the N coast tonight then
persist through early Mon before weakening Mon and Mon night. 
High pressure W and NW of the area will strengthen tonight and 
persist through Wed night. 


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PZZ820-181730-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 

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PZZ920-181730-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 

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PZZ825-181730-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 6 ft. 

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PZZ925-181730-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to
15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to
7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 

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PZZ830-181730-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 

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PZZ930-181730-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 

$$

PZZ835-181730-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft. 

$$

PZZ935-181730-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to
15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 

$$

PZZ840-181730-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 6 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

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PZZ940-181730-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 

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PZZ945-181730-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
844 PM PDT Fri Aug 17 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

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.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.