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FZPN36 KWBC 160357
OFFN36

Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
757 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

California waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 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 move across
the southern waters tonight. Strong low pressure will pass N of
the area tonight while pulling a low pressure trough across the
northern waters. Distant high pressure will build E toward the
region Sat through Sun. A developing cold front will move across
the southern waters Sun into Sun night. A coastal trough will
develop Sun night and persist Mon through Tue as strong high
pressure remains NW of the region. Another cold front will move S
across the waters Tue night through Wed night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 21 to 27 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SAT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 18 to 23 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 26 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 17 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 17 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.

Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA...south to
Guadalupe Island

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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