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FZPN36 KWBC 081019
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
219 AM PST MON FEB 8 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 WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG
THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL REMAIN STATIONARY TONIGHT...THEN MOVE
OFFSHORE AND DISSIPATE MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL
AND NRN WATERS TONIGHT WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY MON...REDEVELOP TO
THE W OF THE SRN WATERS MON NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT N INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT AND WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS LATE WED AND DISSIPATE WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE THU AND THU
NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE BY FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W
LATE THU NIGHT THEN MOVE E OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

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

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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