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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
252 AM PDT FRI MAY 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...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL
PERSIST TO THE W AND NW OF THE AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT...MOVE SE
TOWARDS THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN REMAIN STATIONARY
NW OF THE AREA MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. AN
INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST INTO SAT...SLOWLY WEAKEN SAT
NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY DRIFT OFFSHORE TUE AND TUE
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...EXCEPT NW PORTION 5 TO 8 FT THIS
MORNING.
.SAT...NW PORTION...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SE PORTION...N
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 30 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NE.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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