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FZPN36 KWBC 040956
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
256 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

CALIFORNIA WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE EXTENDING
INTO THE NRN WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A STRONGER
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE AREA TUE INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER INLAND CALIFORNIA TODAY AND
TONIGHT...STRENGTHEN TUE INTO THU...THEN WEAKEN THU NIGHT INTO
FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND, CA...SOUTH TO
GUADALUPE ISLAND

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...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...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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