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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
212 PM PST THU DEC 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 COLD FRONT WILL ACROSS THE NW
PORTION WILL MOVE SE TONIGHT AND THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI. WEAK LOW PRES WILL PASS E ALONG
THE FRONT FRI NIGHT INTO SAT AND PULL THE FRONT S ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND S WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE
ACROSS THE S WATERS SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE S WATERS THROUGH SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT AND MON
AS THE FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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