High Frequency Voice Broadcast (California)

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FZPN36 KWBC 232200
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 23 2018

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 low pressure trough will be
along the California coast tonight through Sat night. A high
pressure ridge over the central and southern waters will weaken
briefly tonight as a weakening cold front move across the
northern and central waters tonight,then dissipating Wed. High
pressure will build over the waters from the W tonight, then
persist over the central and northern waters into Fri night, then
drift S over the central and southern areas while weakening Sat
and Sat night. A cold front will approach the N waters late Sat
and move into the N waters Sat night and dissipate Sun. High
pressure will build in from the W late Sun and Sun night.  

Point St. George to Point Arena

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming variable. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.