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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 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.

PZZ899-060030-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH OVER INLAND
CALIFORNIA WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT...PERIST THROUGH
THU...THEN WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN THU NIGHT INTO SAT. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE N WATERS LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE AREA TODAY INTO THU...THEN GRADUALLY
WEAKEN THU NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-060030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-060030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-060030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-060030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-060030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-060030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-060030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

$$

PZZ935-060030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

$$

PZZ840-060030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-060030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-060030-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
242 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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