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Offshore Waters Forecast (E Pacific Offshore of Mexico)



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FZPN27 KNHC 010810
OFFPZ7

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 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.

PMZ001-012015-
Synopsis for the E Pacific within 250 nm of Mexico
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.SYNOPSIS...A gale warning is in effect for the Tehuantepec
region. Gale force wind will continue through Sat. Swell
generated from Hurricane Marie will impact the waters off the 
Baja California peninsula through the weekend. 

$$

PMZ009-012015-
Mexico Border S to 29N within 60 nm of shore-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in W to NW swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
15 seconds. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in W to NW swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in W to NW swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in W to NW
swell. Period 14 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S
to SW swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S to SW
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S
to SW swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.MON...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S to SW swell.
Period 13 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period
12 seconds. 

$$

PMZ011-012015-
Mexico S of 29N to Punta Eugenia-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in NW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
12 seconds. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in NW swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in W swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Sebastian Vizcaino Bay, and
W to NW 10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S
to SW swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.MON...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell. Period
13 seconds. 

$$

PMZ013-012015-
Punta Eugenia to Cabo San Lazaro to 250 nm offshore-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft in W to NW swell. Period 15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in W to NW swell.
Period 15 seconds. 
.FRI...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S to SW swell. Period 14 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S swell.
Period 13 seconds. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW swell.
Period 13 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell.
Period 13 seconds. 
.MON...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell. Period
13 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW to W swell.
Period 13 seconds. 

$$

PMZ015-012015-
Cabo San Lazaro to Cabo San Lucas to 250 nm offshore-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Within 60 nm of shore, variable winds less than 5 kt,
becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, NE to E winds
10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in SE to S swell. Period 14 seconds.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...Within 60 nm of shore, W to NW winds 10 kt.
Elsewhere, variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W 10 kt late.
Seas 6 to 9 ft in S swell. Period 11 seconds. Isolated
tstms. 
.FRI...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW swell.
Period 12 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW
swell. Period 12 seconds. 
.SAT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in SW swell. Period
12 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in SW swell.
Period 13 seconds. 
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW to W swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW to W
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW to W swell. Period
13 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in W to NW swell.
Period 14 seconds. 

$$

PMZ017-012015-
Northern Gulf of California-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Period 5 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 10 seconds, becoming
6 seconds late. 
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 7 seconds. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
9 seconds. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 kt N of 30N, and variable less than 5 kt
Elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt N of 30N, and variable less than
5 kt Elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
9 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Period 9 seconds. 

$$

PMZ019-012015-
Central Gulf of California-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 10 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 10 seconds, becoming
9 seconds late. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
9 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
9 seconds. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 10 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
10 seconds. 
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period 9 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
9 seconds. 

$$

PMZ021-012015-
Southern Gulf of California-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft in SE to
S swell. Period 12 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
9 seconds. 
.FRI...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft in S swell.
Period 9 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Period
9 seconds, becoming 10 seconds late. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft in S swell.
Period 11 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period
11 seconds. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Period 11 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
11 seconds. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Period
11 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Period 11 seconds. 

$$

PMZ023-012015-
Entrance to the Gulf of California including Cabo Corrientes-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Near Cabo Corrientes, variable winds less than 5 kt,
becoming NW to N 10 kt in the afternoon. Elsewhere, variable
winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S to SW swell. Period
15 seconds. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in S to SW swell.
Period 15 seconds. 
.FRI...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell.
Period 14 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell.
Period 12 seconds. 
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt Near Cabo Corrientes, and N
10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period 12 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW
to W swell. Period 12 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW to W
swell. Period 14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW
to W swell. Period 14 seconds. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW to W
swell. Period 13 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW
swell. Period 13 seconds. 

$$

PMZ025-012015-
Mexico - States of Michoacan and Guerrero to 250 nm offshore-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W to NW 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell. Period 15 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Within 60 nm of shore, W to NW winds 10 kt.
Elsewhere, variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NW to N 10 kt
late. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period 15 seconds. 
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SW swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in SW swell.
Period 11 seconds. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt Within 60 nm of shore, and
W 10 kt Elsewhere. Seas 6 to 8 ft in SW swell. Period
11 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S to SW
swell. Period 12 seconds. 
.MON...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S swell. Period
12 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S swell.
Period 9 seconds. 

$$

PMZ027-012015-
Mexico -
 States of Oaxaca and Chiapas including the Gulf of Tehuantepec-
110 AM PDT Thu Oct 1 2020

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 30 to 35 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and N
20 to 25 kt Elsewhere. Seas 9 to 13 ft in S swell. Period
15 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and
N to NE 20 to 30 kt Elsewhere. Seas 10 to 16 ft in S to SW 
swell. Period 15 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.FRI...N winds 30 to 40 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and N 
to NE 25 to 30 kt Elsewhere. Seas 11 to 17 ft in SE to S swell. 
Period 15 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec,
and N 25 to 30 kt Elsewhere. Seas 12 to 18 ft in SE swell.
Period 14 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and N
20 to 25 kt Elsewhere. Seas 10 to 16 ft in SE swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, 
and NW 20 to 25 kt Elsewhere. Seas 9 to 14 ft in SE swell. Period
14 seconds. 
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in SE to S swell.
Period 14 seconds. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 30 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and NW
20 to 25 kt Elsewhere. Seas 9 to 14 ft in S swell. Period
13 seconds. 
.MON...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft in S swell.
Period 12 seconds. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 30 kt Offshore Gulf of Tehuantepec, and NW
20 to 25 kt Elsewhere. Seas 9 to 13 ft in S swell. Period
12 seconds. 

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