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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 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.

PZZ899-011700-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT...THEN WILL WEAKEN SUN AND SUN
NIGHT AS IT SHIFTS INLAND. THE TROUGH WILL REDEVELOP ALONG THE
COAST MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN ONCE AGAIN WED AND WED
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS THE FAR NW PORTION WED THROUGH THU
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-011700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
6 FT.

$$

PZZ920-011700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-011700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ925-011700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS
6 FT.

$$

PZZ830-011700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ930-011700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-011700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ935-011700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ840-011700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ940-011700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-011700-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
755 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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