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Offshore Waters Forecast (E Pacific Offshore of Mexico)



145 
FZPN27 KNHC 280835
OFFPZ7

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

Offshore Waters Forecast for the E Pacific within 250 nm of
Mexico

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.

PMZ001-282045-
Synopsis for the E Pacific within 250 nm of Mexico
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure west of the Baja California peninsula
will maintain moderate to fresh NW winds west of Baja California
through Sun, except fresh to strong south of Punta Eugenia this 
morning. Fresh to strong NW winds are expected in the southern 
half of the Gulf of California today. Winds will diminish early 
next week as the area of high pressure weakens. Gentle W to NW 
winds will dominate the waters between Cabo Corrientes and 
Tehuantepec through Sun. 

$$

PMZ009-282045-
Mexico Border S to 29N within 60 nm of shore-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Period 16 seconds. 

$$

PMZ011-282045-
Mexico S of 29N to Punta Eugenia-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period 16 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.SUN...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.MON...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.TUE...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
17 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft Sebastian
Vizcaino Bay, and 6 to 8 ft Elsewhere. Period 16 seconds. 

$$

PMZ013-282045-
Punta Eugenia to Cabo San Lazaro to 250 nm offshore-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.TUE...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 16 seconds. 

$$

PMZ015-282045-
Cabo San Lazaro to Cabo San Lucas to 250 nm offshore-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 18 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
17 seconds. 
.WED...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 15 seconds. 

$$

PMZ017-282045-
Northern Gulf of California-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
4 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 
5 seconds. 
.SUN...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 4 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 2 seconds.
.MON...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
4 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
5 seconds. 
.TUE...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
5 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Period 5 seconds. 
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 
5 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 4 seconds.


$$

PMZ019-282045-
Central Gulf of California-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
7 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
6 seconds. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 12 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
13 seconds. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period 13 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
6 seconds. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 6 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
6 seconds. 
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
17 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
18 seconds. 

$$

PMZ021-282045-
Southern Gulf of California-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.SUN...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
13 seconds. 
.MON...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 19 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 18 seconds. 
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period 18 seconds. 

$$

PMZ023-282045-
Entrance to the Gulf of California including Cabo Corrientes-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.SUN...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period
17 seconds. 
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
19 seconds. 
.TUE...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
18 seconds. 
.WED...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 18 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
17 seconds. 

$$

PMZ025-282045-
Mexico - States of Michoacan and Guerrero to 250 nm offshore-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 
seconds. 
.MON...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 16 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.WED..NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 

$$

PMZ027-282045-
Mexico -
 States of Oaxaca and Chiapas including the Gulf of Tehuantepec-
135 AM PDT Sat Mar 28 2020

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 18 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 18 
seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 17 
seconds. 
.TUE...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Period 17 seconds. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period
16 seconds. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Period 15 seconds. 
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period 16 seconds. 

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Forecaster Mundell