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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

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.

PZZ899-270445-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY...EXPAND N THROUGH
MON...THEN SHIFT INLAND MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT...MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS TUE...AND THEN ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST LATE TUE NIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-270445-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ920-270445-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-270445-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ925-270445-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-270445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ930-270445-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-270445-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-270445-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-270445-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-270445-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-270445-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
838 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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