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NWS Forecast

FZPN26 KWBC 282153
OFFPZ6

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 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.

PZZ899-291000-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE
COAST WILL STRENGTHEN TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT
BEFORE WEAKENING MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW WATERS WILL
THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW THROUGH MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT THEN PASS SE THROUGH THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE
NW PORTION BEHIND THE FRONT LATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH NEAR THE COAST WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN TUE AND PERSIST
INTO THU NIGHT.



PZZ820-291000-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

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

WED
WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.



PZZ920-291000-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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

MON NIGHT
WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

TUE
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

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

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

THU NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



PZZ825-291000-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

THU
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.



PZZ925-291000-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

TUE NIGHT AND WED
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.



PZZ830-291000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT


TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

MON
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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

TUE
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.

THU
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.



PZZ930-291000-
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

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

TUE
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

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

WED
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.

THU
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

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



PZZ835-291000-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND
150 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT


TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.

WED
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

THU
N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.



PZZ935-291000-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

MON
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

TUE
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT AND WED
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

THU AND THU NIGHT
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



PZZ840-291000-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT


TONIGHT AND SUN
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.

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

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.

THU NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.



PZZ940-291000-
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

MON
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

TUE
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

WED
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 16 FT.

THU
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.



PZZ945-291000-
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE
WEST TO 120W-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SUN AND SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

WED NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

THU
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

THU NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.



.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.