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FZPN36 KWBC 102217
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
217 PM PST WED FEB 10 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...WEAK HIGH PRES OVER THE CENTRAL
PORTION WILL PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN
WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE THU...AND DISSIPATE THU NIGHT.
YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS AND
DISSIPATE FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI THROUGH SAT
NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST. THE HIGH PRES AND COASTAL TROUGH WILL PERSIST
THOUGH SUN...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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