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FZPN36 KWBC 221617
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
917 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 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...A COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NRN
WATERS AND DISSIPATE TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO
THE NRN CALIFORNIA WATERS LATER TODAY INTO SUN NIGHT AND PREVAIL
JUST W OF THE AREA THROUGH THE PERIOD. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST NEAR THE CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD. SOUTHERLY
SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE ACTIVITY IN THE EASTERN PACIFIC WILL
PERSIST AND AFFECT THE SRN WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF THE PERIOD. SEE
THE LATEST NHC ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL CYCLONES LOWELL AND MARIE.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER LEE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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