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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 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.

PZZ899-301630-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST TONIGHT WILL WEAKEN MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW
WATERS WILL THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW THROUGH MON NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT THEN PASS SE THROUGH
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON THROUGH TUE AND THEN THE SRN WATERS
TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE NW PORTION BEHIND THE
FRONT LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN TUE AND PERSIST INTO THU NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-301630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-301630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-301630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-301630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ830-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-301630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-301630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 KT...BECOMING 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-301630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-301630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-301630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-301630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
914 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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