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FZPN36 KWBC 251613
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
813 AM PST SAT FEB 25 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...HIGH PRES OVER THE AREA WILL
PASS SE ACROSS THE OUTER CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY. A
WEAKENING LOW WILL MOVE S ACROSS THE NRN WATERS THIS MORNING. THE
LOW WILL CONTINUE SE ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST THIS AFTERNOON
AND TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES S OVER THE N
AND INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA N OF POINT REYES MON INTO WED NIGHT. A
WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
COAST TUE...THEN SLOWLY EXPAND N ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TUE
NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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