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FZPN36 KWBC 260946
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
246 AM PDT FRI MAY 26 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 WELL NW OF THE WATERS
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE
AXIS WILL PERSIST W OF THE REGION SAT THROUGH MON...THEN SLIDE SE
ACROSS THE NW PORTION MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE...THEN MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL SLOWLY
STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST SUN INTO MON...THEN PERSIST
THROUGH TUE. THE TROUGH WILL WEAKEN ALONG THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA
COAST TUE NIGHT WHILE CONTINUING ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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