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FZPN36 KWBC 031546
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
846 AM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

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...UPPER LEVEL LOW PRES JUST W OF
THE N WATERS WILL DRIFT E AND NE OVER THE NRN PORTION TODAY INTO
TUE. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL REMAIN WEAK TODAY INTO
TUE...STRENGTHEN LATE TUE INTO THU NIGHT...AND THEN BEGIN TO
WEAKEN FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL PERSIST TO
THE NW OF THE WATERS TODAY INTO WED...AND THEN DRIFT S AND REMAIN
W OF THE WATERS THU INTO FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO 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...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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