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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 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.

PZZ899-282300-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ820-282300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-282300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

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

$$

PZZ825-282300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 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...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-282300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ830-282300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ930-282300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-282300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-282300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ840-282300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W 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.

$$

PZZ940-282300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-282300-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
225 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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