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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
213 PM PST Fri Nov 17 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 high pressure ridge will
persist over the NW portion tonight, then build south over the
central waters Sat and Sat night. As a cold front approaches the
NW waters Sun the ridge will shift to the SE portion. The ridge
axis will persist across the central waters Sun night through Wed
night. A cold front will move SE into the northern waters Sun
night and Mon before lifting N across the area Mon night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming N to NE. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

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

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
4 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.



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