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FZPN36 KWBC 122158
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
158 PM PST FRI FEB 12 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 MOVE SE AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
E AND NE OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...AS A LOW PRES
TROUGH DEVELOPS NEAR THE COAST. HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST OVER THE
NRN PORTION AND THE COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PREVAIL SAT
THROUGH TUE. THE TROUGH AND HIGH PRES WILL WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES FROM NW TO SE OVER THE WATERS TUE NIGHT TROUGH
WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER LEE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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