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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 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.

PZZ899-251830-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...LOW PRES WILL MOVE QUICKLY
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT INTO THE
NRN WATERS. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS LATER
TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN DISSIPATE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS LATER
SAT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA
COAST BEHIND THE FRONT LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N
THROUGH MON. THE TROUGH WILL SHIFT INLAND MON NIGHT INTO TUE.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS MON NIGHT...MOVE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE...AND ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TUE
NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST LATE
TUE NIGHT AND EXPAND N THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-251830-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 10 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-251830-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.

$$

PZZ825-251830-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-251830-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-251830-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO
14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ930-251830-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-251830-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ935-251830-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

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

$$

PZZ840-251830-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ940-251830-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-251830-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
919 PM PDT FRI APR 24 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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