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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
847 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 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...A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING
MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION OF AREA
MON AND MON NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SRN WATERS WED
INTO THU...AND PASS S OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL WEAKEN NW OF THE WATERS TODAY...WITH HIGH PRES REBUILDING
WELL W OF WATERS MON NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW
PORTION TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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