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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
309 AM PDT MON APR 24 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...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS THIS MORNING AND DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS BY
THIS AFTERNOON. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH WED...THEN EXPAND N ALONG
THE COAST WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PERSIST THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST TO THE W OF THE CENTRAL WATERS TODAY
AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN REBUILD ACROSS THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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