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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
836 PM 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.

PZZ899-271800-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL 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 FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-271800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 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 W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ920-271800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW AND 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 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-271800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

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

$$

PZZ925-271800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 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 SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-271800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

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

$$

PZZ930-271800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 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 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ835-271800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ935-271800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.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 INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-271800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 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...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 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 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-271800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-271800-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
836 PM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 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...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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