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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
141 PM PST THU DEC 25 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL PERSIST TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT...AND PERSIST INTO TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES W AND NW OF
THE AREA WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY E ACROSS THE NRN AREAS FRI INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN BE ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT
BEFORE WEAKENING MON.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

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

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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