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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 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.

PZZ899-261700-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES NW OF THE
WATERS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE AXIS WILL PERSIST W OF THE REGION SAT THROUGH
MON...THEN SLIDE SE ACROSS THE NW PORTION MON NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO TUE
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-261700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-261700-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-261700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-261700-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-261700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-261700-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-261700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-261700-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-261700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-261700-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-261700-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
848 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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