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FZPN36 KWBC 302151
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
251 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 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...LOW PRES WILL REMAIN N OF THE
AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
SUN...AND INLAND SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW
MON AND MOVE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON NIGHT AND TUE. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE NW OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT THROUGH
WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA
COAST THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N ALONG THE CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST WED AND WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 6
TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SW. SEAS 7 TO 12
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SW. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT SHIFTING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25
KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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