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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
814 PM PST SUN DEC 21 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE
CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE CENTRAL AND SRN COAST TONIGHT INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND CENTRAL
WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO SRN WATERS WED NIGHT
AND THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE NW WED INTO THU
NIGHT...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT WHILE
PASSING TO THE N OF THE AREA.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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