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FZPN36 KWBC 300336
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
836 PM PDT FRI AUG 29 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN
EXPAND N INTO NRN CALIFORNIA MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL PERSIST TO THE W OF THE WATERS THROUGH SUN...THEN BUILD TO
THE NW OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. LONG PERIOD
SOUTHERLY SWELLS ASSOCIATED WITH POST-TROPICAL MARIE WILL SLOWLY
SUBSIDE TONIGHT INTO SAT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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