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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 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.

PZZ899-241800-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
SRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH WED...THEN
EXPAND N ALONG THE COAST WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PERSIST THROUGH
FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT...PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN REBUILD ACROSS
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-241800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-241800-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ825-241800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ925-241800-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ830-241800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO 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. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ930-241800-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

$$

PZZ835-241800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

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

$$

PZZ935-241800-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

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

$$

PZZ840-241800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ940-241800-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...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 AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 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 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ945-241800-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
907 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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