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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
851 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 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...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE
AREA TONIGHT THROUGH MON...THEN DISSIPATE MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A
LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
INTENSIFY MON NIGHT AND TUE...AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT. A
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE AND
DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W TOWARDS THE REGION TUE
NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

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

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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