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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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.

PZZ899-061730-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...LOW PRES OVER THE SRN WATERS
WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL AREAS WILL BUILD INTO THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
FRI...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE RIDGE
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST MON
INTO TUE NIGHT.

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PZZ820-061730-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ920-061730-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-061730-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ925-061730-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ830-061730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ930-061730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ835-061730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ935-061730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ840-061730-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ940-061730-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ945-061730-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
909 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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