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FZPN36 KWBC 230358
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
858 PM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

California waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 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 low pres trough near
the N California coast will persist through Mon night, then
continue through Thu night while slowly weakening. A high pres
ridge just NW of the waters will slowly strengthen while drifting
NW tonight through Sun night, and stall NW of the area Mon and
Mon night. The ridge will slowly return SE while slowly weakening
Tue and Tue night, then persist just NW of the waters Wed through
Thu night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA...south to
Guadalupe Island

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

.Forecaster Kells. Ocean Prediction Center.



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