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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
840 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 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 W OF THE AREA WILL
PERSIST TODAY THROUGH WED. THE HIGH WILL DRIFT W AS IT SLOWLY
STRENGTHENS WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY...AND PERSIST ALONG THE
NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT THROUGH WED. THE TROUGH
WILL EXPAND N INTO S OREGON COAST WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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