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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 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.

PZZ899-251145-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST
NW OF THE AREA TONIGHT AS LOW PRES DEVELOPS ALONG THE NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA COAST. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST WEST OF THE REGION SAT INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN WHILE SLOWLY MOVING SW MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-251145-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-251145-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ825-251145-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-251145-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-251145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-251145-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-251145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-251145-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-251145-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-251145-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-251145-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
233 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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