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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZPN26 KWBC

FZPN26 KWBC 191553
OFFPZ6

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

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.

PZZ899-200445-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A ridge of high pressure W of
the waters will build into the N and Central waters today,
settling in place tonight through Thu, moving just NW of the
waters on Thu night, and persisting in place Fri through Sat. A
coastal trough will develop across the central and S coast today
and then slowly strengthen tonight into Fri over N and central
areas. The trough will remain into Fri night then gradually
weaken Sat into Sat night. Weak high pressure ridging will
impact most of the waters Sat into Sun night.



PZZ820-200445-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

TONIGHT
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

SAT
NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
8 ft.

SUN
Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



PZZ920-200445-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

TONIGHT
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

THU NIGHT
N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI
N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

SAT
NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.

SUN
NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.



PZZ825-200445-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

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

SAT
Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SUN
Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SUN NIGHT
Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to NW.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.



PZZ925-200445-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

SAT
N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NE. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E. Seas 6 to
7 ft.

SUN
E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 8 ft.

SUN NIGHT
Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.



PZZ830-200445-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.

SAT
NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

SUN
Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

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



PZZ930-200445-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.

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

SAT
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 5 to
10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SUN
S to SE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

SUN NIGHT
Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.



PZZ835-200445-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

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

FRI
N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.

SAT
E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE. Seas 6 to
7 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.

SUN
N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

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



PZZ935-200445-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

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

FRI
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.

SAT
N winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 6 to
8 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

SUN
SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 5 to
6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.



PZZ840-200445-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

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

TONIGHT
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

THU NIGHT
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 3 to 6 ft.

FRI
W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

SAT
E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

SUN
NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.



PZZ940-200445-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

THU
N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft.

THU NIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.

FRI
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.

SAT
N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.

SUN
NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.



PZZ945-200445-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
753 AM PST Wed Jan 19 2022

TODAY
N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

TONIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

THU
N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

THU NIGHT
N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

SAT
N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

SUN
N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.



.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.