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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
234 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

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...STRONG HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST
NW OF THE AREA TONIGHT AS LOW PRES DEVELOPS ALONG THE NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA COAST. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST WEST OF THE REGION SAT INTO SUN
NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN WHILE SLOWLY MOVING SW MON AND MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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