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NWS Forecast

FZPN26 KWBC 121548
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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.

PZZ899-130500-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A COLD FRONT OVER THE N CENTRAL
PORTIONS WILL MOVE E AND SE OVER THE WATERS AND SLOWLY WEAKEN
TODAY INTO EARLY TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E AND NE OVER THE
NRN AND THEN CENTRAL WATERS LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT...AS A LOW
PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS NEAR THE COAST. HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST OVER
THE NRN PORTION SAT INTO TUE...WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING MON INTO
TUE. THE COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PREVAIL SAT THROUGH TUE. THE
TROUGH AND HIGH PRES AREA WILL WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AS DEVELOPING LOW
PRES APPROACHES THE NRN WATERS FROM THE W.



PZZ820-130500-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

MON
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

TUE
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PZZ920-130500-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

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

MON
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

TUE
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.



PZZ825-130500-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

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

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ925-130500-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

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

MON
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ830-130500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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

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

TUE
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ930-130500-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

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

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.



PZZ835-130500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



PZZ935-130500-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

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

TUE
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



PZZ840-130500-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

MON
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



PZZ940-130500-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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

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

TUE
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

TUE NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.



PZZ945-130500-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
748 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

SAT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



.FORECASTER LEE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.