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FZPN36 KWBC 232206
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
206 PM PST MON JAN 23 2017

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 LOW PRES WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...WHILE WEAKENING. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA TUE INTO THU...THEN
PERSIST THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED INTO THU.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
13 TO 28 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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