60+ Miles Offshore



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FZPN26 KWBC 302124
OFFPZ6

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

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.

PZZ899-311215-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...High pressure will build into
the N portion tonight while a low pressure trough remains along
the coast of California. The high will build across the entire
area Tue into Wed while the coastal trough weakens. A cold front
will approach the waters Wed and Wed night, move across the N
portion Thu, then into the central portion Thu night. The front
will then dissipate Fri. Another cold front will approach the
area Fri and Fri night, then move across the northern and central
waters Sat and Sat night. High pressure will remain across the
southern waters Wed night into Sat night.

$$

PZZ820-311215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
12 to 17 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S. Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 30 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to
15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 10 to 16 ft.

$$

PZZ920-311215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to
13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.

$$

PZZ825-311215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to
10 ft, building to 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ925-311215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 5 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 12 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 10 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

$$

PZZ830-311215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 13 ft.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ930-311215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt, increasing to 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to
14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas
9 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ835-311215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 6 to
8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ935-311215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
9 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW. Seas 6 to
7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds less than 10 kt, becoming NE. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE.
Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-311215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to
15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ940-311215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Scattered
showers.
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 5 to
7 ft.

$$

PZZ945-311215-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
124 PM PST Mon Jan 30 2023

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
5 to 9 ft. Scattered showers.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Nolt. Ocean Prediction Center.

NWS PZ6 Office Offshore Forecast