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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
910 AM PDT WED AUG 27 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...LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELLS
FROM HURRICANE MARIE...CURRENTLY LOCATED WELL TO THE S OF THE
WATERS... WILL IMPACT THE REGION TODAY INTO TONIGHT...BEFORE
SLOWLY SUBSIDING THU INTO FRI. FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE THE
LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY FOR MARIE.
OTHERWISE...A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO
THU...THEN SLOWLY INTENSIFY THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL PERSIST WELL NW OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SLOWLY E TOWARDS THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

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

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

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

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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