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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 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.

PZZ899-290430-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST TODAY WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT THROUGH SUN. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS TODAY AND PERSIST
THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT ENTERS
THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD TOWARDS
THE AREA SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT AS THE LOW PRES TROUGH
INTENSIFIES ALONG THE NRN AND CENTRAL COASTS. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL REMAIN OVER THE NW WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT AS THE TROUGH
PERSISTS ALONG THE NRN AND CENTRAL COAST.

$$

PZZ820-290430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

$$

PZZ920-290430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ825-290430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ925-290430-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ830-290430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ930-290430-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ835-290430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ935-290430-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ840-290430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...GALE WARNING...

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

$$

PZZ940-290430-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ945-290430-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
845 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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