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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
911 PM PDT THU MAY 5 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...LOW PRES OVER THE SRN WATERS
WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS WILL BUILD INTO THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO
FRI...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE RIDGE
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST MON
INTO TUE NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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