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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
849 AM PDT THU JUL 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
TO THE W AND NW OF THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH NEAR THE NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL SLOWLY
STRENGTHEN TODAY INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN BEGIN TO WEAKEN MON INTO
MON NIGHT AS A WEAKENING COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST E.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...
HIGHEST E.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
E.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.SAT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
NE.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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