414  
FZPN26 KWBC 211019  
OFFPZ6  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
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.  
 
PZZ899-212215-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS
 
A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE  
WILL BUILD NW OF THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT AS A LOW PRESSURE  
TROUGH REDEVELOPS AND STRENGTHENS ALONG THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA  
COAST. THE OFFSHORE RIDGE AND COASTAL TROUGH WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN  
SUN THROUGH TUE NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE WED AND WED  
NIGHT, WHILE A WEAK LOW PRESSURE AREA FORMS JUST W OF THE  
NORTHERN WATERS.  
 

 
 
PZZ820-212215-  
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
..GALE WARNING
 
 
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT, DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
9 TO 13 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ920-212215-  
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 10 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO  
8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO  
9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ825-212215-  
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ925-212215-  
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ830-212215-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ930-212215-  
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM  
OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 11 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ835-212215-  
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM AND  
150 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ935-212215-  
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 150 NM  
AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.    
SUN
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.    
MON
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS  
8 TO 10 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT, BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT, BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
WED
 
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ840-212215-  
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA BETWEEN 60 NM  
AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO  
8 FT.    
TUE
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT, BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ940-212215-  
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO 120W BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
SUN
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.    
MON
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ945-212215-  
SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA TO GUADALUPE ISLAND FROM 60 NM OFFSHORE  
WEST TO 120W-  
319 AM PDT SAT APR 21 2018  
   
TODAY
 
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
TONIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
SUN
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.  
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
MON
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
TUE
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
WED
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
WED NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
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