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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
305 PM 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.

PZZ899-251200-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE CENTERED WELL
W OF THE WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH FRI NIGHT...
SLOWLY MOVE E SAT...THEN EXPAND NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS SUN
BEFORE DRIFTING W MON AND TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TONIGHT AND FRI WHILE DISSIPATING.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE SAT INTO
SUN WHILE ALSO DISSIPATING. A LOW PRES TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST MON AND PERSIST THROUGH TUE.

$$

PZZ820-251200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 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 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-251200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION INCREASING TO
NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 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 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-251200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ925-251200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ830-251200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ930-251200-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-251200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-251200-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-251200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO NW 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-251200-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

$$

PZZ945-251200-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
305 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST N. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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