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NWS Forecast

FZPN26 KWBC 230345
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 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.

PZZ899-231730-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE S
WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN TONIGHT...THEN RETREAT W WED AND WED NIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST
TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRES WILL AGAIN
BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW SAT AND MOVE INTO THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT. THE FRONT
WILL STALL SUN AND THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AS LOW
PRES PASSES JUST N OF THE WATERS.



PZZ820-231730-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

SUN
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.



PZZ920-231730-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

FRI
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



PZZ825-231730-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

WED
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.



PZZ925-231730-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SUN
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.



PZZ830-231730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

THU
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT
W TO NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.



PZZ930-231730-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.



PZZ835-231730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.



PZZ935-231730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.



PZZ840-231730-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

FRI
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.



PZZ940-231730-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



PZZ945-231730-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
845 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

THU
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

FRI
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.