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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 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.

PZZ899-271645-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL
SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN TONIGHT AND DISSIPATE FRI.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS QUICKLY ACROSS THE N WATERS
FRI...MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN CLEAR S OF
THE S WATERS BY LATE SAT. BEHIND THE FRONT A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST SAT...INTENSIFY SAT NIGHT INTO
SUN...THEN WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W
OF THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN...THEN REMAIN STATIONARY W OF THE
REGION SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-271645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-271645-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO
15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-271645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-271645-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-271645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ930-271645-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-271645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-271645-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-271645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-271645-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-271645-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
808 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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