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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
801 AM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

California waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 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 cold front moving SE over the
N waters will move into the central waters today then dissipate
as it moves into the southern waters tonight. A low pressure
trough along the coast will intensify later today into tonight,
persist through Sat night, before weakening Sun into Mon. High
pressure will build across the region Mon and Mon night, then
weaken through Tue night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA...south to
Guadalupe Island

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.



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