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FZPN36 KWBC 031541
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
ALONG THE COAST TODAY THROUGH WED...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN WED NIGHT
THROUGH SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL DRIFT E TOWARD THE NRN WATERS
TODAY THROUGH WED NIGHT...TURN NE AND SLOWLY PASS N OF THE AREA
THU INTO FRI AS THE ASSOCIATED RIDGE DRIFTS E OVER THE
REGION...THEN CONTINUE WELL N OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT
NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING THE RIDGE OVER THE N PORTION.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 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 TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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