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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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.

PZZ899-210430-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN MOVE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT...AND PASS THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TUE. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE SRN WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO THU. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TUE NIGHT
INTO WED NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-210430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-210430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-210430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ925-210430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-210430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ930-210430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-210430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ935-210430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ840-210430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-210430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-210430-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
920 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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