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FZPN36 KWBC 192202
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
302 PM PDT SUN APR 19 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 TONIGHT INTO MON. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION MON NIGHT... THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND INTO THE SRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE COAST TUE INTO WED. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE NW OF AREA WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO MON. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL
BUILD W OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A SECOND COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION THU...THEN CONTINUE SE INTO
THE CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT...BEFORE DISSIPATING ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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