Offshore Waters Forecast (California)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 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.

PZZ899-251030-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A cold front will move SE over
the N and central waters tonight, then dissipate. An area of 
high pressure will build in from the W and NW tonight through 
early Tue, then gradually weaken through Tue night. A low 
pressure trough along the California coast will shift further 
inland tonight into Mon, then redevelop near the N and central 
coast Tue and Tue night and then persist along the entire coast 
through Fri night. The area of high pressure will remain W of 
the area while drifting W Wed and Wed night, then move to the W 
and NW of the waters Thu through Fri night. 

$$

PZZ820-251030-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt.
Seas building to 7 to 13 ft. 

$$

PZZ920-251030-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

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

$$

PZZ825-251030-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt.
Seas building to 9 to 15 ft. 

$$

PZZ925-251030-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft. 

$$

PZZ830-251030-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 13 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. 

$$

PZZ930-251030-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 13 ft. 

$$

PZZ835-251030-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable early,
then, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 

$$

PZZ935-251030-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6
to 10 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 

$$

PZZ840-251030-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 8 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 

$$

PZZ940-251030-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 

$$

PZZ945-251030-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
255 PM PDT Sun Jun 24 2018

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.