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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
917 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

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...HIGH PRES W OF THE NRN WATERS
WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE W TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN CONTINUE
DRIFTING SLOWLY W FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY
WEAKENING. THE HIGH WILL MERGE WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES NW
OF THE AREA SUN...THEN GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN SUN NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT AND IT DRIFTS BACK E TOWARDS THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH
INLAND CALIFORNIA WILL PERSIST TODAY THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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