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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 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.

PZZ899-262230-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

$$

PZZ820-262230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.

$$

PZZ920-262230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ825-262230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO 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...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ925-262230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...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...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ830-262230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...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...NW WINDS 5 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-262230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 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...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ835-262230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 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 AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-262230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

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

$$

PZZ840-262230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ940-262230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 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 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-262230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
245 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 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. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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