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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
254 AM PDT MON JUL 25 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...HIGH PRES W OF THE AREA WILL
PERSIST TODAY INTO WED. THE HIGH WILL DRIFT W AS IT SLOWLY
STRENGTHENS WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST ALONG THE NRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL EXPAND N TO THE SRN OREGON COAST TUE INTO
WED...AND THEN PERSIST WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS E.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS E.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. HIGHEST WINDS
AND SEAS E.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS NE.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS N.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST N.

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

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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