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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 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.

PZZ899-272230-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL
PERSIST TO THE W AND NW OF THE AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT...MOVE SE
TOWARDS THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN REMAIN STATIONARY
NW OF THE AREA MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. AN
INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST INTO SAT...SLOWLY WEAKEN SAT
NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY DRIFT OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-272230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ920-272230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 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 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-272230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ925-272230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-272230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ930-272230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ835-272230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY THROUGH SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-272230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

$$

PZZ840-272230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-272230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT 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 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-272230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
257 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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