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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 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.

PZZ899-210500-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure W and NW of the
waters will persist today into Mon night, with a ridge extending
across the far NW portion Mon night into Tue night. An intense
low pressure trough along the California coast will continue
today, then slightly weaken tonight through Sat night. The trough
will then persist along the coast Sun through Tue night.

$$

PZZ820-210500-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14
ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ920-210500-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ825-210500-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 15
ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ925-210500-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT and MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT and TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ830-210500-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ930-210500-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 10 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ835-210500-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N to NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12
to 17 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 14 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11
ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ935-210500-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 14 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming N. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ840-210500-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 10
ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ940-210500-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON and MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ945-210500-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
820 AM PDT Fri May 20 2022

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8
ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 4 to 8
ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.