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FZPN36 KWBC 272157
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
157 PM PST MON FEB 27 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...WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE E OF
THE AREA THIS EVENING...PULLING A TRAILING COLD FRONT SE THROUGH
THE FAR SRN WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL BUILD
SE TOWARDS THE REGION TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT...REMAIN STATIONARY
JUST W OF THE WATERS THROUGH FRI...THEN SHIFT TO THE SRN WATERS
FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM
ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST BY TUE...SLOWLY EXPAND N ALONG THE
COAST TUE NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN WATERS FROM THE NW THU
NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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