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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

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.

PZZ899-160330-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure will build W of
the area today into tonight, as a low pressure trough persists
along the southern California coast. The high will move into the
central waters while slowly weakening Mon, and then move off to
the SE Mon night and Tue. A cold front will reach the northern
and central waters Tue into Tue night as weak low pressure forms
along the front. The low will move inland near Point Conception
Wed while the front pushes into the southern waters. High
pressure will build E into the waters Wed into Thu. Low pressure
and an associated cold front will develop just W of the waters
Thu night as the high drifts E.

$$

PZZ820-160330-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
11 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...Winds becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to
11 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 7
to 11 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 8 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
11 to 16 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
12 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Winds becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.

$$

PZZ920-160330-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt, then diminishing to 20
to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming
SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S 25 to 35 kt. Seas
12 to 20 ft.

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PZZ825-160330-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 8 to
9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then
becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$

PZZ925-160330-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to
7 to 13 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to
15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 12
ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Seas
building to 10 to 18 ft.

$$

PZZ830-160330-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to
10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming E to SE.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 7 to
13 ft.
.WED...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 15 kt, then becoming
W to SW 5 to 10 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ930-160330-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
11 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas subsiding to 7
to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
becoming 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then
becoming SW. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ835-160330-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas subsiding to 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to SE 10 to
15 kt. Seas subsiding to 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas building to
7 to 12 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than
10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ935-160330-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Winds becoming E to SE 5 to 15 kt, then S to SE 10
to 20 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas building
to 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 10 to
13 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ840-160330-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming N to NE 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E. Seas subsiding to
5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
4 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 7 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ940-160330-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY and TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 8
to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming E 5 to 15 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
building to 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ945-160330-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
726 AM PST Sun Dec 15 2019

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 15 to
25 kt. Seas subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt, then W to NW.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.