Offshore Waters Forecast (California)

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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 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.

PZZ899-190515-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A low pressure trough will 
intensify near the northern California coast today, then persist
through early Mon before weakening late Mon into Tue. As area of
high pressure will persist to the W and NW of the waters today 
into Mon night, then shift W of the region Tue through Wed night 
while weakening. A high pressure ridge will build N of the waters
Wed and Wed night.

$$

PZZ820-190515-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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

$$

PZZ920-190515-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...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 15 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ825-190515-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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

$$

PZZ925-190515-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY through 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 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ830-190515-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 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 building to 7 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5
to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ930-190515-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...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 and MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 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 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. 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.

$$

PZZ835-190515-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8
ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.

$$

PZZ935-190515-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 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 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ840-190515-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED and WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ940-190515-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT and WED...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

$$

PZZ945-190515-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
901 AM PDT Sat Aug 18 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.TONIGHT through MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.