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FZPN36 KWBC 131007
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
207 AM PST SAT FEB 13 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...A COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL
PORTION WILL DISSIPATE EARLY TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E AND NE
OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TODAY...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
DEVELOPS NEAR THE COAST. THE HIGH AND COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THROUGH TUE. THE TROUGH AND HIGH PRES AREA
WILL WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W AND
NW. THE FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS FROM NW TO SE WED INTO WED
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING NW AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
14 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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