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FZPN36 KWBC 280952
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
152 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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 WILL PERSIST
ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN WILL WEAKEN SUN
AND SUN NIGHT AS IT SHIFTS INLAND. THE TROUGH WILL REDEVELOP
ALONG THE COAST MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN ONCE AGAIN
WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS THROUGH
TUE NIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS THE FAR NW PORTION WED AND WED
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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