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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
217 PM PDT THU MAY 26 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 RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL
PERSIST TO THE W AND NW OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE TOWARDS THE NRN WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT. AN
INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH WILL INTENSIFY TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...PERSIST INTO SAT...THEN SLIGHTLY WEAKEN SAT NIGHT INTO
MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER SOMMERVILLE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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