High Frequency Voice Broadcast (California)

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FZPN36 KWBC 162145
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
145 PM PST Sun Dec 16 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 weak high pressure ridge will
remain over the southern waters tonight. A strong cold front will
move across the central waters tonight and weaken, then dissipate
over the southern waters Mon. Another strong cold front will
approach the N portion Mon night, stall and weaken Tue into Tue
night, then lift N as a warm front Wed. High pressure will build
across the central waters Mon night through Wed night. Yet
another cold front will approach the region Wed night, cross the
northern waters Thu, then dissipate as it moves over the central
waters Thu night. on Thu and move across the northern waters Thu
night. A high pressure ridge will build NW of the area Thu night
and Fri, then slide SE into the region Fri night. 

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 21 to 28 ft. 
.MON...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 19 to 24 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 24 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.TUE...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. 
.WED...S to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft. 
.THU...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 17 to 27 ft. 
.MON...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 19 to 24 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft. 
.TUE...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. 
.THU...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 

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

.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft, building to
14 to 21 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.