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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 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.

PZZ899-192230-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
NEAR THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY INTO TONIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING BY
MON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION MON NIGHT...
THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND INTO THE SRN WATERS TUE
AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE COAST
TUE NIGHT AND WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST NW OF THE
WATERS EARLY TODAY...AND THEN WEAKEN LATER TODAY INTO MON.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED
NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION
THU...THEN CONTINUE SE OVER THE REGION THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-192230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10
TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.

$$

PZZ920-192230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-192230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY
FOG E.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E.

$$

PZZ925-192230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.

$$

PZZ830-192230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG E.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ930-192230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 13 TO
17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-192230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG E EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG E.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG
E EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG E.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-192230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-192230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST N.
PATCHY FOG E EARLY.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG E.
.MON...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG E.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-192230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-192230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
302 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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