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FZPN36 KWBC 312130
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
230 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 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 NW OF THE
WATERS WILL GRADUALLY MOVE SE INTO THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH
THU. THE RIDGE WILL LIFT BACK TO THE NW THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT. AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
PERSIST THROUGH WED...WEAKEN WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...AND
THEN STRENGTHEN FRI THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT EARLY IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER REINHART. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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