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Offshore Waters Forecast (California)


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FZPN26 KWBC 061559
OFFPZ6 Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 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. PZZ899-070400-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...Low pressure will persist near
the southern California coast today into tonight, then move
inland later tonight. Another low pressure over the outer waters
of the southern California waters will move E today and merge
with the low pressure near the coast. A cold front will move E across the N and central waters later Fri into Fri night. Another
stronger cold front will approach the N and central waters Sat, then move through the area Sat night into Sun night while weakening. The front will cross into the southern waters Mon and
pass E of the waters Mon night. A high pressure ridge will build
into the NW waters today, move SE over the central and southern waters tonight into Sun, then dissipate Sun night. A low pressure
trough will form along the central and southern California coasts Sun night and Mon and intensify into Mon night. $$ PZZ820-070400-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 ...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT... .TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. .TONIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 9 to
11 ft. .FRI...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 9 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of
rain. .SAT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 14 ft. .SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 12 to 15 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ920-070400-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. .TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 11 ft. .FRI...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 11 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to
11 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 14
ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. .MON...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to
15 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ825-070400-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
9 to 11 ft. .TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. .FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. .SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .SUN NIGHT...Winds becoming W to SW 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W to NW. Seas 9 to 14 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to 13 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 10 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ925-070400-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
10 to 12 ft. .TONIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 9 to
12 ft. .FRI...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to
10 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 11 to 15 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to 14 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ830-070400-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. .TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
10 to 11 ft. .FRI...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 8 ft. .SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to
8 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. .SUN...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. .MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. .MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ930-070400-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
10 to 12 ft. .TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
10 to 12 ft. .FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 7 to 8 ft. .SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. .SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. .SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
9 to 13 ft. .MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to 13 ft. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 10 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ835-070400-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Scattered
showers. .TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. .FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft. .SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 6 to 7 ft. .SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 6 to
8 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW. Seas
6 to 11 ft. .MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 12 ft. .MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ935-070400-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. .TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft. .FRI...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 8 to
10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 7 to 9 ft. .SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft. .SAT NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. .SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to
12 ft. .MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ840-070400-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 5 to
9 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. .FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to
10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. .SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. .SUN NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
11 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ940-070400-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of
isolated showers and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. .FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. .FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 10 ft. .SAT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. .SUN...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
7 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. .MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. .MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. $$ PZZ945-070400-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
759 AM PST Thu Dec 6 2018 .TODAY...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. Chance of showers
and TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs. .FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft. .SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. .SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. .SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. .SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. .MON...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. .MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. $$ .Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center. 

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