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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
900 AM PDT MON SEP 26 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...STRENGTHEN TUE
INTO WED NEAR THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST...AND THEN WEAKEN LATER
WED INTO THU. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE FAR NRN
WATERS LATER TONIGHT AND EARLY TUE WHILE IT DISSIPATES. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND EARLY
THU...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE OVER THE AREA LATER THU INTO FRI NIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN NEAR THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST
FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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