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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
249 AM 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...STRONG HIGH PRES W OF THE AREA
WILL DRIFT W AS IT SLOWLY STRENGTHENS TODAY INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE TO MOVE SLOWLY W SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST TODAY
THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A VERY WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE FAR
NW PORTION AND DISSIPATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 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.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 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 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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