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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 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.

PZZ899-310545-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT...STRENGTHEN TUE AND TUE
NIGHT...PERSIST INTO THU NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW TODAY
AND TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS THIS
MORNING...THEN PASS SE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATER TODAY
THROUGH TUE. THE RIDGE WILL REBUILD OVER THE NW WATERS BEHIND THE
FRONT LATE TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-310545-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-310545-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-310545-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ925-310545-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-310545-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ930-310545-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

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

$$

PZZ835-310545-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-310545-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-310545-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ940-310545-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-310545-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
909 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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