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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

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.

PZZ899-241630-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE SRN WATERS
LATER TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST W OF THE AREA TUE
THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP WED
NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-241630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-241630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-241630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ925-241630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ830-241630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

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

.TONIGHT AND TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ930-241630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ835-241630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-241630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ840-241630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-241630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-241630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
837 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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