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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 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.

PZZ899-272300-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT...STRENGTHEN AGAIN SAT AND
SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE EARLY SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW THROUGH MON
NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH SUN NIGHT AND PASS SE
THROUGH THE WATERS MON INTO TUE. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE
NW PORTION BEHIND THE FRONT MON INTO TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-272300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ920-272300-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BECOMING
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-272300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-272300-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 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.

$$

PZZ830-272300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ930-272300-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ835-272300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11
TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ935-272300-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ840-272300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ940-272300-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

$$

PZZ945-272300-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
236 AM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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