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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
252 AM PDT FRI OCT 31 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 COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PASS E ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS
TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE
WATERS SAT INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND PERSISTS JUST W OF THE
CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN SUN...THEN WEAKEN SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE NW PORTION MON NIGHT INTO TUE...THEN WILL STALL
JUST N OF THE WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST W. SEAS 10 TO
16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO
NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION W TO SW 10
TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST NW. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO SW. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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