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FZPN36 KWBC 281019
OFFN36

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
319 AM PDT TUE JUL 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 OVER
CALIFORNIA WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE SHIFTING W TO
THE COAST. THE TROUGH WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN LATER TONIGHT INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE THU. A LARGE HIGH PRES AREA WILL REMAIN
WELL TO THE W AND NW OF THE WATERS AND BUILD E TOWARD THE NRN
WATERS TODAY...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN LATER TONIGHT INTO THU JUST W
AND NW OF THE AREA. THE HIGH PRES AREA WILL REMAIN W AND NW OF
THE AREA THROUGH SAT NIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WED...THEN PERSIST WED NIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT WHILE DRIFTING W.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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