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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZPN26 KWBC

FZPN26 KWBC 290404
OFFPZ6

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

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.

PZZ899-291700-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A low pressure trough will
persist along the coast tonight through Mon night. High pressure
will build to the northwest and west of the area tonight into Thu
night, recede to the west Fri into Sat, and then begin to rebuild
toward the east Sat night through Mon night. 



PZZ820-291700-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

THU
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

THU NIGHT through SAT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

MON
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.



PZZ920-291700-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT and THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

FRI NIGHT and SAT
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

SUN
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds increasing to 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

MON
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.



PZZ825-291700-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT and THU
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

THU NIGHT
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

FRI
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

FRI NIGHT and SAT
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

SUN
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

MON
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.



PZZ925-291700-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SAT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

MON
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.



PZZ830-291700-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

FRI
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.

FRI NIGHT and SAT
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.

MON and MON NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.



PZZ930-291700-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT and THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

SAT
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

MON
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.



PZZ835-291700-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

THU
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

THU NIGHT and FRI
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.

SAT
N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11
ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

MON
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



PZZ935-291700-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SAT
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

SUN
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

MON
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

MON NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



PZZ840-291700-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.

SAT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.



PZZ940-291700-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

THU
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

FRI
N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 to 11 ft.

SAT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

SUN
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

MON
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.



PZZ945-291700-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
904 PM PDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

THU NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

FRI and FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.

SAT and SAT NIGHT
W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.



.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.