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FZPN36 KWBC 050404
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
904 PM PDT WED MAY 4 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 CENTERED W OF THE SRN
WATERS TONIGHT WILL DISSIPATE THU. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W
AND NW OF THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH FRI...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE RIDGE WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI NIGHT
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST MON AND MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 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 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 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 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO 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...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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