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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 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.

PZZ899-022215-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH FRI NIGHT...AND THEN BEGIN
TO STRENGTHEN SLIGHTLY SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
PREVAIL TO THE W OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT. LOW PRES
WILL PASS N OF THE WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT WITH AN ASSOCIATED
COLD FRONT MOVING SE ACROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL APPROACH THE N WATERS FROM THE
NW MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-022215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN N.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-022215-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS MAINLY N.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13
FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-022215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR E PORTION TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-022215-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ830-022215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-022215-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-022215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-022215-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-022215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-022215-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-022215-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
245 AM PDT THU APR 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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