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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
310 AM PDT WED AUG 27 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...LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELLS
FROM HURRICANE MARIE...CURRENTLY LOCATED WELL TO THE S OF THE
WATERS...WILL IMPACT THE REGION TODAY INTO TONIGHT...BEFORE
SLOWLY SUBSIDING THU INTO FRI. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON MARIE SEE
THE LATEST NHC ADVISORY. OTHERWISE...A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO THU...AND THEN SLOWLY INTENSIFY THU NIGHT
THROUGH SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST WELL TO THE W OF THE
WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT...AND THEN BUILD SLOWLY E TOWARD
THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST S.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
E.

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST S.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST NE.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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