High Frequency Voice Broadcast (California)

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FZPN36 KWBC 160348
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
848 PM PDT Wed Aug 15 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 inland
over central and northern California will persist tonight through
Thu, intensify near the coast Thu night into Fri and then persist
through Mon. High pressure NW of the area will strengthen through
Fri night and persist through Mon night while gradually becoming
weaker.  

Point St. George to Point Arena

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 

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

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.