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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

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.

PZZ899-252230-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
W OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT. AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT...INTENSIFY THU AND THU NIGHT...PERSIST INTO
SAT...AND THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-252230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-252230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-252230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-252230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 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 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-252230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-252230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-252230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-252230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-252230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-252230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-252230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
246 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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