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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
824 AM PDT WED MAY 25 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
W OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT. AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT...INTENSIFY THU AND THU NIGHT...PERSIST INTO
SAT...AND THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SOMMERVILLE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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