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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 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.

PZZ899-041715-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE
INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON INTO MON NIGHT. A
STRONGER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE AREA TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER INLAND CALIFORNIA TONIGHT THROUGH MON
NIGHT...STRENGTHEN TUE INTO WED NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU INTO FRI
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-041715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS SE.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-041715-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS SE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-041715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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

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

$$

PZZ925-041715-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-041715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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

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

$$

PZZ930-041715-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-041715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

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

$$

PZZ935-041715-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8
TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-041715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-041715-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-041715-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
912 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...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
6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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