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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
225 PM PDT WED AUG 24 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL REMAIN STATIONARY TONIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL
SLOWLY SHIFT W THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT W INTO THE INNER
WATERS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
PERSIST WELL W AND NW OF THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER HIGH WILL FORM W OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH WATERS SAT AND
PERSIST THROUGH MON BEFORE DISSIPATING MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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