60+ Miles Offshore



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FZPN26 KWBC 231008
OFFPZ6

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

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.

PZZ899-232215-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A low pressure trough along the
central and northern California coast will will gradually weaken
today. The trough will then drift south over the central
California waters late today into tonight and dissipate Wed.
An area of high pressure will build in from the W tonight into
Wed, then gradually shift to the southern waters Wed night into
Thu night. A weak cold front will move into the NW portion Thu,
then reach the central waters Thu night into Fri. The front will
then enter the southern waters Fri night. High pressure will
rebuild W of the waters Thu night into Fri night. Later Fri night
a cold front will approach the northern waters, then move E
across those waters Sat and Sat night.

$$

PZZ820-232215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ920-232215-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ825-232215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Slight
chance of drizzle early.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ925-232215-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ830-232215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. Slight chance of drizzle early.
.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ930-232215-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 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 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ835-232215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ935-232215-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

.TODAY...W winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ840-232215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

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

$$

PZZ940-232215-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

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

$$

PZZ945-232215-
San Clemente Island, CA to 30N from 60 NM offshore west to 120W-
308 AM PDT Tue Apr 23 2024

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

$$

.Forecaster Folmer. Ocean Prediction Center.

NWS PZ6 Office Offshore Forecast