Offshore Waters Forecast (California)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
154 PM PST Sat Feb 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.

PZZ899-181130-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A cold front will move S into 
the northern waters tonight, continue into the central waters 
Sun into Sun night, then pass S across the southern waters Mon. A
low pressure trough will strengthen along the California coast 
Mon, weaken Mon night, then persist into Wed. Another cold front 
will move into the northern waters Wed night. High pressure will 
build in from the northwest Thu and Thu night.

$$

PZZ820-181130-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 13 to 21
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas building to 16 to 26 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to
24 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ920-181130-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 13 to 21
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N. Seas building to 15
to 26 ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to
24 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 18 ft.
.TUE...NW winds diminishing to 15 to 20 kt, then becoming W 20 to 30
kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to
10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-181130-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 35 kt. Seas
building to 13 to 22 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 19 to 23 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9
ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ925-181130-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 21
ft.
.MON...N winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 16 to 23 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ830-181130-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9
ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 18 ft.
.MON...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 25 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 16 to 22 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 15 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10
ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6
to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ930-181130-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 14 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ835-181130-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas building
to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 14 to 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ935-181130-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 15 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas subsiding to 8
to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding
to 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ840-181130-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas
building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to
11 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6
to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ940-181130-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 13
ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ945-181130-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
154 PM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 7
ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13
ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.