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FZPN36 KWBC 101608
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
808 AM PST SAT DEC 10 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S
THROUGH THE CENTRAL WATERS TODAY THROUGH SUN. THE FRONT WILL THEN
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THROUGH SUN...THEN
WEAKEN SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER WEAK LOW MOVES
ALONG THE FRONT. THE FRONT WILL THEN PUSH SLOWLY S THROUGH THE
CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE ANOTHER WEAK LOW MOVES
ALONG THE FRONT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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