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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
757 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

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
build E into the central waters tonight. A cold front will move
S through the waters later Sun and Sun night before dissipating
Mon. A trough will re-form along the coast Mon, strengthen Mon
night, persist through Tue night, then dissipate Wed. A high
pressure ridge will build E over the southern waters Wed and Wed
night. Another cold front will enter the northern waters Wed
night, then push SE through the central and southern waters Thu
and Thu night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Scattered
showers.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.

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

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

.Forecaster Bancroft. Ocean Prediction Center.


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