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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 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.

PZZ899-200415-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE S OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION FRI NIGHT AND SAT. ANOTHER
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA FROM W TO E SAT NIGHT
THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND MOVE S OF THE AREA MON. A TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST MON NIGHT WHILE A HIGH BUILDS
IN FROM THE W.

$$

PZZ820-200415-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35 TO
45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 21
TO 36 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 23 TO 34 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 18 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 22
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 26 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 16 TO 28
FT.

$$

PZZ920-200415-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 24 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 19 TO 34
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 25 TO 39 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 21 TO 34 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 35 TO 45
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 19 TO 26 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 24 FT.
.MON...W WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 31 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 31
FT.

$$

PZZ825-200415-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...WINDS VEERING TO W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 23 TO 34 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 24
TO 33 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 17 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
16 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 18 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 19 TO 26 FT.

$$

PZZ925-200415-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 20 TO 33 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 28 TO 37 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 22 TO 33 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING
W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 20 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 25 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 21 TO 27
FT.

$$

PZZ830-200415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 15 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 26 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 22 TO 32 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 25 TO 31
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 22
FT.

$$

PZZ930-200415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 31 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 26 TO 35 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 23 TO 32 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 19 TO 23 FT.

$$

PZZ835-200415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO
16 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 24 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 30
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS BECOMING 25 TO 30 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17
TO 24 FT.
.SUN...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO
19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 18 TO 21 FT.

$$

PZZ935-200415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 28 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 22 TO 33
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 23 TO 31 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO 22 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 19 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 19 TO 21 FT.

$$

PZZ840-200415-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 15 TO 28 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15
TO 25 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO
20 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

$$

PZZ940-200415-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 29 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO 29
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 21 FT.

$$

PZZ945-200415-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
737 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 15 TO 24 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 14 TO 24
FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.