FZPN36 KWBC 230953
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
153 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

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...High pressure will persist over
the S waters today, then weaken and dissipate tonight. A cold
front over the north waters will slowly move southeast today,
then stall across the central waters tonight into Fri. The front
will lift N as a warm front Fri night, ahead of a strong cold
front approaching from the W. The cold front will move into the N
portions Sat, cross into the central areas Sat night, then
dissipate over the S waters Sun and Sun night. Another cold front
will move into the N waters Sun, then dissipate over the central
waters Sun night. High pressure will build across the area from
the W Mon and Mon night.

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SAT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 11 ft. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.

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

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

.TODAY...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.