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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
903 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.

PZZ899-200430-
903 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 NW OF AREA WILL 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.

$$

PZZ820-200430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-200430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-200430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.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 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ925-200430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-200430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ930-200430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.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 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-200430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

$$

PZZ935-200430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-200430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 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 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-200430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-200430-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
903 AM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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