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FZPN36 KWBC 021603
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
903 AM PDT SUN AUG 2 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 WEAKENING SURFACE LOW PRES
AREA OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE MON. UPPER LEVEL LOW PRES JUST W OF THE NRN WATERS WILL
PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT NE MON INTO TUE. A COASTAL LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL REMAIN WEAK TODAY INTO TUE...THEN STRENGTHEN TUE
NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL PERSIST TO THE
NW OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT AND MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT.
.THU INTO THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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