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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 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.

PZZ899-031800-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE COAST TONIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH TUE...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN
TUE THROUGH SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN W OF THE NRN WATERS
TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...SLOWLY PASS N OF THE AREA WED INTO
FRI...THEN CONTINUE WELL N OF THE REGION FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-031800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-031800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-031800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
11 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-031800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-031800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-031800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PZZ835-031800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT FAR SE PORTION 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS
EARLY.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-031800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS EARLY.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PZZ840-031800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W OF 120W...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 15 KT. E OF 120W...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST W. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS EARLY.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
W.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W OF 120W INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...W OF 120W...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. E OF
120W...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-031800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW...EXCEPT
FAR NE PORTION DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ945-031800-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
753 PM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION BECOMING W
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST SW. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST SW. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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