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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
913 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 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...AN INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH OVER
CALIFORNIA WILL GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN AND SLOWLY EXPAND NORTHWARD
TODAY INTO WED NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL THEN PERSIST NEAR THE COAST
THU INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY WEAKENING. HIGH PRES WILL
PERSIST NW OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT...WHILE
STRENGTHENING TODAY INTO THU...THEN WEAKENING FRI INTO SAT NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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