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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
920 AM PDT TUE SEP 30 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S
THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN EXPAND N AND GRADUALLY WEAKEN WED INTO THU NIGHT.
THE WEAK TROUGH WILL REMAIN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST FRI AND
FRI NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN SLIGHTLY SAT AND SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD NW OF THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN WILL PERSIST
THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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