Offshore Waters Forecast (California)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

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.

PZZ899-051015-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure well to the NW of
the waters will persist through Sun, strengthen slightly Sun
night, and persist Mon through Tue. A ridge will extend SE from
this high pressure system reaching just west of the waters
tonight through Tue, then weaken Wed through Thu night. A low 
pressure trough along the northern and central California coast 
will strengthen and build southward tonight through Sun night, 
persist Mon through Wed, then weaken slightly Wed night through 
Thu night. 

$$

PZZ820-051015-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

PZZ920-051015-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

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

$$

PZZ825-051015-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

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

$$

PZZ925-051015-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 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. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 

$$

PZZ830-051015-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ930-051015-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

PZZ835-051015-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 

$$

PZZ935-051015-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

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

$$

PZZ840-051015-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt
early, then, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 

$$

PZZ940-051015-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

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

$$

PZZ945-051015-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
240 PM PDT Sat Jul 4 2020

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Futterman. Ocean Prediction Center.