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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 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.  
 
PZZ899-061000-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
 
A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE  
WATERS TONIGHT WILL PERSIST THROUGH MON NIGHT, AS A LOW PRESSURE  
TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN AS  
A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE N WATERS TUE, AND INTO THE CENTRAL  
WATERS TUE NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE BY WED WITH HIGH  
PRESSURE BUILDING IN ACROSS THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. THE  
HIGH WILL WEAKEN THU AND THU NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT  
APPROACHES FROM THE W. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E THROUGH THE  
WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.  
 

 
 
PZZ820-061000-  
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
12 TO 19 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS  
7 TO 10 FT.    
TUE
 
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. RAIN.   
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.    
WED
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS  
8 TO 10 FT.    
THU
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 11 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 14 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 13 TO  
15 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ920-061000-  
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.  
SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.    
MON
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 13 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.    
TUE
 
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO  
14 FT. RAIN.   
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NE. SEAS 9 TO  
12 FT.    
WED
 
E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO  
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
THU
 
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ825-061000-  
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO  
10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS  
7 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SW.  
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO  
13 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ925-061000-  
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
9 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS  
8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO  
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
FRI
 
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO  
20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ830-061000-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.  
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ930-061000-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
12 TO 17 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING W TO NW.  
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 8 TO  
14 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ835-061000-  
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND  
150 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
9 TO 16 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH  
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
7 TO 11 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ935-061000-  
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM  
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT, BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
10 TO 15 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS  
7 TO 13 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ840-061000-  
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM  
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN  
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ940-061000-  
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
7 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO  
8 FT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO  
7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO  
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ945-061000-  
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE  
WEST TO 120W-  
146 PM PST SUN FEB 5 2023  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO  
11 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
5 TO 7 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN  
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT, BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO  
7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
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