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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 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.

PZZ899-011800-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO SUN THEN DISSIPATE BY
SUN NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION OF
AREA MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SRN WATERS
WED INTO THU...AND PASS S OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL WEAKEN NW OF THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...WITH HIGH
PRES REBUILDING WELL W OF WATERS MON NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-011800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ920-011800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-011800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ925-011800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ830-011800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

$$

PZZ930-011800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

$$

PZZ835-011800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-011800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-011800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

$$

PZZ940-011800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

$$

PZZ945-011800-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
912 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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