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FZPN36 KWBC 252153
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
253 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

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...STRONG HIGH PRES NW OF THE
WATERS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE AXIS WILL PERSIST W OF THE REGION SAT THROUGH
MON...THEN SLIDE SE ACROSS THE NW PORTION MON NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO TUE
NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW 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 TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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