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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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.

PZZ899-310630-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE W OF THE
WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
WEAKENS NEAR THE NRN AND CENTRAL COASTS. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN MOVE E OVER THE NRN
WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
REBUILD OVER THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. THE LOW PRES TROUGH
NEAR THE COAST WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN TUE AND TUE NIGHT...THEN
PERSIST WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ820-310630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 4 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-310630-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ825-310630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ925-310630-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ830-310630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-310630-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ835-310630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-310630-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ840-310630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ940-310630-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ945-310630-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
832 AM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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