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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

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 WILL PASS SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE SRN
WATERS FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS E ACROSS THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE COAST WILL STRENGTHEN LATE SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN NIGHT...
THEN WEAKEN AND PERSIST JUST W OF THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS MON
THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW PORTION LATE
MON NIGHT AND TUE...THEN WILL STALL JUST N OF THE WATERS TUE
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO
12 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW. RAIN.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT SUN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO
NW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT SUN.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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