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FZPN36 KWBC 211614
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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 WILL APPROACH THE
NW PORTION AND MOVE INTO THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO WED
NIGHT...AND STALL OVER THE NRN AREAS THU AND DISSIPATE BY THU
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FROM THE SW
TONIGHT THROUGH WED...THEN BECOME WEAKER LATER WED INTO THU...AND
REMAIN ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL STAY IN PLACE
TODAY INTO WED...AND THEN WEAKEN WED AND WED NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
PASS N OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
FROM THE W AND NW OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE SAT AND
SAT NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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