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FZPN36 KWBC 061002
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
302 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NRN
AND CENTRAL AREAS WILL BUILD INTO THE SRN WATERS TODAY...AS A LOW
PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
WEAKEN TODAY INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN PERSIST MON INTO TUE NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 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 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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