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FZPN36 KWBC 262158
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
258 PM PDT SUN APR 26 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 ALONG THE SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL EXPAND N THROUGH MON...THEN SHIFT INLAND
MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS
MON NIGHT...MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE...AND THEN ACROSS
THE SRN WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
ALONG THE COAST LATE TUE NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

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

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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