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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
821 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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 ACROSS THE
THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL EXPAND INTO THE NRN WATERS TODAY THROUGH
MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST TODAY...EXPAND N INTO THE CENTRAL
COAST TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED
NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

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

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

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

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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