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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

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.

PZZ899-311200-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE
SOUTHERN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES S OF THE REGION
TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NW PORTION TONIGHT
AND FRI...BEFORE WEAKENING FRI NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE NW. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN WATERS SAT AND
SAT NIGHT...PUSH INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN...THEN DISSIPATE AS
IT CROSSES THE SOUTHERN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST
TONIGHT...PERSIST FRI INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD W OF THE WATERS TUE AND
TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-311200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-311200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-311200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-311200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-311200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-311200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-311200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-311200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-311200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-311200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-311200-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
225 PM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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