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FZPN36 KWBC 060940
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
240 AM PDT WED MAY 6 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 OVER INLAND
CALIFORNIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU...THEN WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN THU
NIGHT INTO SAT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION
SAT...MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS SUN...BEFORE DISSIPATING AS IT ENTERS THE SRN
WATERS SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE AREA TONIGHT INTO
THU...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN THU NIGHT INTO SAT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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