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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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.

PZZ899-252230-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A broad and weak high pressure
ridge will continue over much of the area today and tonight. A
weak low pressure center near the southern Oregon coast will
drift W today through Thu. Another low pressure trough will move
E into the NW portion Thu night through Fri night, while a high
pressure ridge builds over the southern waters from the W. The
trough will dissipate Sat, while the ridge persists W of the
waters Sat through Sun night. A cold front will move SE into the
far NW waters Sat night, then continue SE over the central
waters late Sun and Sun night.

$$

PZZ820-252230-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ920-252230-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NW early, then
becoming variable. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT and THU...SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ825-252230-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable early, then
becoming SW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to 7
ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6
to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT through SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ925-252230-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable early, then
becoming SW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9
ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ830-252230-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ930-252230-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.

$$

PZZ835-252230-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 nm and
150 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT and THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ935-252230-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 nm
and 250 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.THU and THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6
to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-252230-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 nm
and 150 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...W winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ940-252230-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...W winds less than 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to 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.

$$

PZZ945-252230-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 nm offshore
west to 120W-
309 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT and THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.