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FZPN36 KWBC 241540
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
840 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
W OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP WED NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SAT NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 13 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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