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FZPN36 KWBC 241549
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
749 AM PST TUE JAN 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...LOW PRES OVER THE NRN WATERS
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA TODAY INTO
THU...THEN PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED INTO THU.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER SOMMERVILLE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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