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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
249 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE S OF THE WATERS
MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE AREA MON THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SHIFT SW WED AND WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE S CALIFORNIA COAST MON...INTENSIFY AND
EXPAND N THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE WED.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS WED NIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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