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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 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.

PZZ899-281630-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH OVER
CALIFORNIA WILL STRENGTHEN TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE SHIFTING
W TO THE COAST. THE TROUGH WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN LATER TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE THU. A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL
REMAIN WELL TO THE W AND NW OF THE WATERS AND BUILD E TOWARD THE
NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND TUE...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN LATER TUE NIGHT
INTO THU JUST W AND NW OF THE AREA. THE HIGH PRES AREA WILL
REMAIN W AND NW OF THE AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP NEAR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WED...THEN PERSIST WED
NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT WHILE DRIFTING W.

$$

PZZ820-281630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO
12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-281630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT
BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST NE. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST NE. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 12
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-281630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ925-281630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ930-281630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.

$$

PZZ835-281630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PZZ935-281630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ840-281630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ940-281630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ945-281630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
919 PM PDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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