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NWS Forecast

FZPN26 KWBC 282210
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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.

PZZ899-291115-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL COAST THROUGH WED NIGHT.
INTENSIFYING LOW WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE FAR NW CALIFORNIA WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFF TO THE N SAT. THE LOW WILL PULL A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT SE OVER THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SAT
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA SUN INTO MON. THE HIGH
WILL PERSIST W OF THE REGION THROUGH WED NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE S INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT THEN DISSIPATE WED.



PZZ820-291115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ920-291115-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING W TO SW...EXCEPT OVER NW
PORTION INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...HIGHEST NW. WINDS THEN
DIMINISHING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT. RAIN EARLY THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SAT
WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

MON
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT AND WED
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ825-291115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO S 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED AND WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ925-291115-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED AND WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ830-291115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SUN
WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

TUE AND TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED AND WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ930-291115-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

MON THROUGH TUE 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PZZ835-291115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PZZ935-291115-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

TUE
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PZZ840-291115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON AND MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT AND WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



PZZ940-291115-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 6 TO 9 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

TUE
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



PZZ945-291115-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED AND WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.