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FZPN36 KWBC 022156
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
256 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 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...UPPER LEVEL LOW PRES JUST W OF
THE N WATERS WILL PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT E AND NE OVER
THE NRN PORTION MON INTO TUE. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
REMAIN WEAK TONIGHT INTO TUE...STRENGTHEN LATE TUE INTO THU
NIGHT...AND THEN BEGIN TO WEAKEN FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A LARGE HIGH
PRES AREA WILL PERSIST TO THE NW OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO
WED...AND THEN DRIFT S AND REMAIN W OF THE WATERS THU INTO FRI
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10
FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI 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 AND MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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