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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
739 AM PST MON MAR 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.

PZZ899-030515-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY AND PERSIST THROUGH TUE...THEN
WEAKEN TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN W OF THE
WATERS THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS THE FAR NW PORTION
WED THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-030515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-030515-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-030515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.

$$

PZZ925-030515-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-030515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-030515-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-030515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-030515-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ840-030515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ940-030515-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-030515-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
739 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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