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NWS Forecast

FZPN26 KWBC 301018
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

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.

PZZ899-302230-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
W AND NW OF THE AREA THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR
THE N AND CENTRAL COAST WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN TODAY INTO SUN
NIGHT.



PZZ820-302230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST E.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.

THU
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NE.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.

FRI
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



PZZ920-302230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

THU
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

FRI THROUGH SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST SE.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST
SE.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.



PZZ825-302230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.



PZZ925-302230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT AND FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



PZZ830-302230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

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

TONIGHT AND THU
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



PZZ930-302230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.



PZZ835-302230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

THU
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

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

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



PZZ935-302230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

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

TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



PZZ840-302230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

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

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

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



PZZ940-302230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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



PZZ945-302230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
318 AM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.