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FZPN36 KWBC 260347
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
847 PM PDT SAT MAR 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...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER THE
SE WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE TONIGHT. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL REACH THE N
WATERS FROM THE W SUN...MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN
NIGHT...THEN MOVE S OF THE WATERS MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E
TOWARDS THE AREA MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SHIFT SW
WED AND WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE S
CALIFORNIA COAST MON...INTENSIFY AND EXPAND N THROUGH TUE
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE WED. YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER
THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

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

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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