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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 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.

PZZ899-281015-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL SHIFT INLAND TONIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
TUE...AND THEN PASS THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST LATE TUE NIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD NE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT...PERSIST WED INTO WED NIGHT...THEN SHIFT N AND
NW OF THE WATERS THU INTO FRI AND PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-281015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 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 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 12 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-281015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ825-281015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...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. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING
11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-281015-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-281015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.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
8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-281015-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-281015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ935-281015-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-281015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.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 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-281015-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-281015-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
318 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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