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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 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.

PZZ899-282315-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN WILL WEAKEN SUN
AND SUN NIGHT AS IT SHIFTS INLAND. THE TROUGH WILL
REDEVELOP ALONG THE COAST MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN ONCE
AGAIN WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS
THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS THE FAR NW PORTION WED AND
WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-282315-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ920-282315-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-282315-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ925-282315-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-282315-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-282315-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ835-282315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ935-282315-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-282315-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ940-282315-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ945-282315-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
151 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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