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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
246 AM PDT SAT OCT 1 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...LOW PRES WILL REMAIN N OF THE
AREA TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
SUN...THEN MOVE INLAND SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW MON AND MOVE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS MON NIGHT
AND TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TO THE NW OF THE AREA TUE
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE
SRN CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N ALONG THE
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WED AND WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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