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FZPN36 KWBC 172219
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
219 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

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 COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
NW PORTION TONIGHT...THEN MOVE SE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
THU AND THU NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION FRI AND FRI NIGHT...REMAIN ACROSS THE CENTRAL
AND SRN WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT...AND THEN BUILD N SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTEN ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL
CALIFORNIA COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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