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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
733 PM PST SUN JAN 22 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...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. A
STRONG LOW WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA LATE MON THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE
AREA TUE INTO THU...THEN PERSIST THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A WEAKENING
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED INTO THU.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 29 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 26 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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