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FZPN36 KWBC 020358
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 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 NEAR THE
COAST WILL STRENGTHEN TONIGHT...SLOWLY WEAKEN THU THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...AND THEN BEGIN TO STRENGTHEN ONCE AGAIN SAT AND SAT
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PREVAIL TO THE W OF THE AREA
TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL PASS N OF THE WATERS SUN
AND SUN NIGHT WITH AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT MOVING SE ACROSS THE
N AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL
APPROACH THE N WATERS FROM THE NW MON AND MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS W OF THE CHANNEL ISLANDS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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