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FZPN36 KWBC 181012
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
312 AM PDT SAT APR 18 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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
NEAR THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY THROUGH SUN...WEAKEN SUN NIGHT
THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST NW OF THE WATERS INTO TONIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SUN INTO MON. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA TUE
THROUGH WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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