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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
810 AM PST SUN DEC 4 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 W
PORTION WILL PERSIST TODAY AND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES AREA WILL THEN
MOVE INLAND N OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE S THROUGH THE AREA MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
REBUILD W OF THE SRN WATERS LATE TUE...THEN PERSIST INTO THU
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE N PORTION WED NIGHT AND
EARLY THU.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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