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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 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.

PZZ899-182230-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL
SHIFT W TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH INLAND WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY
INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW PORTION
TONIGHT...THEN  MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT
BEFORE DISSIPATING. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
SUN NIGHT...MOVE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON
NIGHT AND THEN PASS THROUGH THE SRN WATERS TUE. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W MON INTO TUE.

$$

PZZ820-182230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ920-182230-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ825-182230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-182230-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ830-182230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-182230-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-182230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-182230-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ840-182230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ940-182230-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ945-182230-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
328 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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