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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 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.

PZZ899-231645-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO
WEAKEN AS IT MOVES THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT BEFORE
DISSIPATING EARLY SUN. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN TONIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD
INTO THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH
TUE...BEFORE WEAKENING TUE NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL REBUILD
ACROSS THE NW PORTION WED THROUGH THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO WED.

$$

PZZ820-231645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-231645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT AND SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-231645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-231645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-231645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ930-231645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ935-231645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO
8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-231645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BECOMING 7 TO 9
FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.

$$

PZZ940-231645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ945-231645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
917 PM PDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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