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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
708 AM PST WED MAR 1 2017

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
NE OVER THE NRN WATERS TODAY THROUGH THU...DRIFT SE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...THEN CONTINUE SE OVER THE
SRN WATERS SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE FRI THROUGH SAT...THEN DISSIPATE
OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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