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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
847 AM PDT MON APR 24 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...A COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE
OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG
THE SRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH
WED...EXPAND N ALONG THE COAST WED NIGHT AND THU...THEN PERSIST
THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST TO THE W OF THE
CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH WED NIGHT...THEN REBUILD ACROSS THE NRN
AND CENTRAL WATERS THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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