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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 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.

PZZ899-261100-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH WED...EXPAND N ALONG THE
COAST WED NIGHT...THEN REMAIN THROUGH SUN NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
CONTINUE TO THE W OF THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH WED NIGHT...EXPAND
TO THE N AND NW THU THROUGH FRI...THEN REMAIN THROUGH SAT NIGHT.
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO N WATERS WED...THEN MOVE SE INTO THE
CENTRAL AREAS WED NIGHT WHILE DISSIPATING. O WED NIGHT BEFORE
DISSIPATING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL SAG SOUTH INTO THE NRN
WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-261100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ920-261100-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-261100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-261100-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ830-261100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-261100-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

$$

PZZ835-261100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING
9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-261100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-261100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ940-261100-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-261100-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
251 PM PDT TUE APR 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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