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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
842 PM PDT TUE SEP 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...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
STRENGTHEN TONIGHT INTO WED NEAR THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST...AND
THEN WEAKEN LATER WED INTO THU. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND EARLY THU...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE OVER
THE AREA LATER THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
STRENGTHEN NEAR THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS E TOWARD THE SRN WATERS. A LOW PRES
CENTER WILL PASS N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE NW PORTION LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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