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FZPN36 KWBC 262157
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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
157 PM PST Mon Feb 26 2024

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...Low pressure just to the W of
the outer S California waters will move move SE over the waters
tonight and slowly weaken. A cold front moving S over the central
waters will move into the S waters later tonight and dissipate by
early Tue. High pressure will build across the N and central
waters Tue and Tue night and then be over the central and S
waters Wed and Wed night. Another cold front will move SE into
the N waters later Wed and Wed night, then over the central
waters Thu and then reaching the S waters Thu night and Friday
and move S of the area later Fri night into Sat. On Sat a trough
will move SE over the area. High pressure will gradually build E
and SE over the region later Sat and Sat night. 

Point St. George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.FRI...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 23 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft. 
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft. 

Point Arena to Santa Cruz Island, CA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. Chance of rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.THU...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.FRI...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft. 

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

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 5 to
9 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.THU...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. 
.SAT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 

.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.