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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
906 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 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 COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED
NIGHT. LOW PRES TO THE W OF THE SRN WATERS WILL MOVE E TOWARDS
THE SRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TO THE W
AND NW OF THE REGION TONIGHT INTO FRI...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI
NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...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 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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