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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 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.

PZZ899-242245-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W AND NW FRI...THEN MOVES INTO THE NRN
AND CENTRAL AREAS EARLY SAT...THEN CONTINUES OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS SAT WITH ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN FROM THE W
OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN AREAS SUN AND MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR
THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
THROUGH THE WATERS THU THROUGH FRI WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS
LATE SAT AFTERNOON...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN
WATERS SUN.

$$

PZZ820-242245-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-242245-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ825-242245-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-242245-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-242245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-242245-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-242245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-242245-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

$$

PZZ840-242245-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ940-242245-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-242245-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
327 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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