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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 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.

PZZ899-281030-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S OF THE
WATERS AS IT WEAKENS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE
AREA TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SHIFT SW WED
AND WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE S CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL INTENSIFY AND EXPAND N TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N
WATERS WED...CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT...THEN THE SOUTHERN WATERS
THU. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES S OF THE AREA THU
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE REGION THU...THEN
MOVE OVER THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-281030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 11 TO 13
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ920-281030-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ825-281030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-281030-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ830-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-281030-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ835-281030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.

$$

PZZ935-281030-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-281030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-281030-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

$$

PZZ945-281030-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
244 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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