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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
159 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE
SRN WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT...DRIFT N THROUGH THE
CENTRAL TO THE NRN WATERS SAT THROUGH TUE...THEN WEAKEN TUE
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST SAT AND
SAT NIGHT...EXPAND N ALONG THE COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE N AND
CENTRAL WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

POINT ARENA TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, CA

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

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

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING
TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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