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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 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.

PZZ899-251745-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 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 SAT NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
CONTINUE TO THE W OF THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH WED...BUILD
ACROSS THE NW PORTION WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN REMAIN
THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS
TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE INTO THE CENTRAL AREAS WED AND WED
NIGHT AND DISSIPATE.

$$

PZZ820-251745-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ920-251745-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ825-251745-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ925-251745-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ830-251745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ930-251745-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ835-251745-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 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. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ935-251745-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

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

$$

PZZ840-251745-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ940-251745-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9
TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10
TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ945-251745-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
859 PM PDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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