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FZPN36 KWBC 272131
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
231 PM PDT WED JUL 27 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
MOVE W AS IT SLOWLY STRENGTHENS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. THIS HIGH
PRES WILL CONTINUE DRIFTING W SAT THROUGH SUN BEFORE MERGING WITH
ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES ON MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE NRN
AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST TONIGHT THROUGH MON
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER REINHART. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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