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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 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.

PZZ899-290415-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH
SUN NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW
WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW THROUGH
MON NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS SUN
NIGHT THEN PASS SE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE NW PORTION BEHIND THE
FRONT LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN TUE AND PERSIST INTO WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-290415-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-290415-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ825-290415-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-290415-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ830-290415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ930-290415-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-290415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11
TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ935-290415-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ840-290415-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ940-290415-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ945-290415-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
904 AM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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