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65 observations from 10/21/2014 0200 GMT to 10/21/2014 0350 GMT

ID      T1 TIME    LAT     LON DIST HDG WDIR  WSPD   GST  WVHT   DPD   APD MWD   PRES  PTDY  ATMP  WTMP  DEWP   VIS  TCC  TIDE  S1HT  S1PD  S1DIR  S2HT  S2PD  S2DIR   Ice   Sea      SwH      SwP     SwD     WWH    WWP    WWD      STEEPNESS
           (GMT)                 nm  °T   °T   kts   kts    ft   sec   sec  °T     in    in    °F    °F    °F   nmi  8th    ft    ft   sec     °T    ft   sec     °T   Acc   Ice       ft      sec              ft    sec     
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46219    B 0305  33.22 -119.88   57  37    -     -     -   7.9    17   6.7 297      -     -     -  67.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     4.92     16.7     WNW    5.91    5.9     NW        AVERAGE
46252    B 0305  33.95 -119.26  111  36    -     -     -   3.3     6   5.5 234      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     15.4      SW    2.95    6.2     SW          STEEP
46217    B 0307  34.17 -119.44  117  29    -     -     -   4.3     6   4.9 269      -     -     -  70.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     11.8     WSW    3.94    5.6      W     VERY_STEEP
PTGC1    C 0300  34.58 -120.65  127 358  360    24    25     -     -     -   -  29.93 +0.00  64.4     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
46221    B 0325  33.86 -118.63  129  49    -     -     -   3.9    11   5.6 264      -     -     -  70.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.97     10.5       W    3.28    9.9    WSW        AVERAGE
46222    B 0303  33.62 -118.32  133  58    -     -     -   3.3    10   5.7 278      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5       W    2.95    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46253    B 0330  33.58 -118.18  138  60    -     -     -   3.3     9   5.5 275      -     -     -  71.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5       W    2.95    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46253    B 0300  33.58 -118.18  138  60    -     -     -   3.3    11   5.3 267      -     -     -  71.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.1       W    2.95    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46223    B 0307  33.46 -117.77  153  66    -     -     -   2.3    11   5.8 254      -     -     -  70.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     11.1     WSW    1.97    9.1      W            N/A
46232    B 0322  32.53 -117.43  159  88    -     -     -   3.6    18   6.5 277      -     -     -  71.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     2.30     18.2       W    2.95    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46225    B 0306  32.93 -117.39  163  79    -     -     -   3.0    12   6.8 263      -     -     -  72.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.97     11.8       W    2.30    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46215    B 0305  35.20 -120.86  165 355    -     -     -   7.5    15  10.3 259      -     -     -  68.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     6.56     15.4       W    3.94    9.9    WNW          SWELL
LJPC1    O 0324  32.87 -117.26  169  81  310     5     8     -     -     -   -      -     -     -     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0300  32.70 -117.20  171  84  310   5.1     -     -     -     -   -  29.90     -  69.3  73.9  62.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0300  32.70 -117.20  171  84  300   4.1     -     -     -     -   -  29.92     -  69.6  73.2  62.8     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0300  32.70 -117.10  176  84  120   5.1     -     -     -     -   -  29.89     -  70.9  74.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
    16 observations reported for 0300 GMT

ID      T1 TIME    LAT     LON DIST HDG WDIR  WSPD   GST  WVHT   DPD   APD MWD   PRES  PTDY  ATMP  WTMP  DEWP   VIS  TCC  TIDE  S1HT  S1PD  S1DIR  S2HT  S2PD  S2DIR   Ice   Sea      SwH      SwP     SwD     WWH    WWP    WWD      STEEPNESS
           (GMT)                 nm  °T   °T   kts   kts    ft   sec   sec  °T     in    in    °F    °F    °F   nmi  8th    ft    ft   sec     °T    ft   sec     °T   Acc   Ice       ft      sec              ft    sec     
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
46047    B 0250  32.40 -119.54   52  94  310  19.4  23.3   7.2    17   6.9 316  29.91 +0.00  67.3  69.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     5.91     17.4      NW    4.27    5.3     NW          SWELL
46219    B 0235  33.22 -119.88   57  37    -     -     -   7.5    18   6.6 306      -     -     -  67.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     4.59     18.2      NW    5.91    9.9    WNW        AVERAGE
46219    B 0205  33.22 -119.88   57  37    -     -     -   7.5    18   7.0 300      -     -     -  67.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     5.25     18.2     WNW    5.58    9.9    WNW        AVERAGE
46069    B 0250  33.67 -120.21   75  14  320  23.3  27.2   7.2    16   5.7   -  29.89 +0.00  65.8  67.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     5.25     16.0     N/A    5.25    5.3    N/A          SWELL
46025    B 0250  33.75 -119.05  109  44  260   5.8   7.8   3.6    11   6.1 253  29.87 +0.00  67.8  71.4  62.1     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     3.61     11.4     WSW    0.98    3.7    WSW          SWELL
46054    B 0250  34.27 -120.48  109   2  340  17.5  21.4   9.2    17   8.1 311  29.90 +0.02  65.7  67.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     8.53     17.4      NW    3.94    4.5     NW          SWELL
46252    B 0235  33.95 -119.26  111  36    -     -     -   3.0    11   5.5 236      -     -     -  71.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5      SW    2.62    5.6    WSW        AVERAGE
46252    B 0205  33.95 -119.26  111  36    -     -     -   3.0     7   5.6 237      -     -     -  71.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5     WSW    2.62    6.7    WSW        AVERAGE
46053    B 0250  34.26 -119.88  113  18  300  15.5  19.4     -     -     -   -  29.87     -  68.9  67.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
46217    B 0237  34.17 -119.44  117  29    -     -     -   3.9     6   4.7 269      -     -     -  70.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     10.5     WSW    3.61    5.6      W     VERY_STEEP
46217    B 0207  34.17 -119.44  117  29    -     -     -   3.9     4   4.5 262      -     -     -  70.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     11.8     WSW    3.61    4.3      W     VERY_STEEP
46216    B 0242  34.33 -119.80  119  19    -     -     -   3.9     6   5.6 250      -     -     -  69.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     10.5     WSW    3.61    5.6    WSW     VERY_STEEP
46216    B 0212  34.33 -119.80  119  19    -     -     -   4.3     5   5.5 251      -     -     -  70.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     10.5     WSW    3.94    5.3    WSW     VERY_STEEP
46218    B 0259  34.46 -120.78  120 355    -     -     -   8.2    17   9.2 300      -     -     -  66.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     6.89     16.7     WNW    4.59    9.9    WNW          SWELL
46218    B 0229  34.46 -120.78  120 355    -     -     -   9.5    17  10.2 303      -     -     -  66.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     8.20     16.7     WNW    4.59    9.1    WNW          SWELL
PTGC1    C 0200  34.58 -120.65  127 358  360    24    26     -     -     -   -  29.93 -0.01  64.2     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
46086    B 0250  32.49 -118.04  128  89  310  15.5  17.5   4.6    17   6.0 311  29.89 +0.01  67.8  70.7     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     3.61     17.4      NW    2.62    4.3    WNW          SWELL
46221    B 0255  33.86 -118.63  129  49    -     -     -   3.6     9   5.5 264      -     -     -  70.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.1     WSW    3.28    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46221    B 0225  33.86 -118.63  129  49    -     -     -   3.6     9   6.1 262      -     -     -  70.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.8     WSW    3.28    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46222    B 0233  33.62 -118.32  133  58    -     -     -   3.3    12   5.8 271      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.8       W    2.62    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46222    B 0203  33.62 -118.32  133  58    -     -     -   3.3     9   5.4 271      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     11.1       W    2.95    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46253    B 0230  33.58 -118.18  138  60    -     -     -   3.6    10   5.2 262      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5       W    2.95    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46253    B 0200  33.58 -118.18  138  60    -     -     -   3.6     9   5.4 275      -     -     -  71.2     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.1       W    2.95    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46223    B 0237  33.46 -117.77  153  66    -     -     -   2.3    10   6.3 272      -     -     -  70.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     10.5       W    1.97    9.9      W            N/A
46223    B 0207  33.46 -117.77  153  66    -     -     -   2.3    11   5.9 262      -     -     -  70.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     11.1       W    1.97    9.1      W            N/A
46011    B 0250  35.00 -120.99  154 352  310  21.4  25.3  12.1    14   8.6 301  29.96 +0.01  65.8  68.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     10.50     13.8     WNW    5.58    5.0     NW          SWELL
46232    B 0252  32.53 -117.43  159  88    -     -     -   3.6    18   6.6 271      -     -     -  71.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     2.30     18.2       W    2.95    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46232    B 0222  32.53 -117.43  159  88    -     -     -   3.9    18   6.6 278      -     -     -  71.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     2.62     18.2       W    2.95    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46224    B 0244  33.18 -117.47  162  74    -     -     -   2.6    11   5.7 251      -     -     -  72.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     11.1     WSW    2.30    9.1      W        AVERAGE
46224    B 0214  33.18 -117.47  162  74    -     -     -   2.6    10   5.5 261      -     -     -  72.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.31     11.1      SW    2.30    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46231    B 0259  32.75 -117.37  163  83    -     -     -   2.6    18   6.2 267      -     -     -  72.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     18.2       W    2.30    9.1    WSW        AVERAGE
46225    B 0236  32.93 -117.39  163  79    -     -     -   2.6    11   6.3 274      -     -     -  72.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.64     11.1       W    1.97    8.3      W        AVERAGE
46231    B 0229  32.75 -117.37  163  83    -     -     -   3.3    18   7.2 260      -     -     -  72.0     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     2.30     18.2       W    2.30    9.1      W          SWELL
46225    B 0206  32.93 -117.39  163  79    -     -     -   3.0    10   6.8 271      -     -     -  72.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     1.97     10.5       W    2.30    9.9      W        AVERAGE
46242    B 0256  33.22 -117.44  164  73    -     -     -   2.3     9   5.6 254      -     -     -  71.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.98     11.1     WSW    2.30    9.1    WSW            N/A
46242    B 0226  33.22 -117.44  164  73    -     -     -   2.3     8   5.3 261      -     -     -  71.4     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     0.66     11.8     WSW    1.97    8.3      W            N/A
46215    B 0235  35.20 -120.86  165 355    -     -     -   7.2    15  10.2 258      -     -     -  67.1     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     5.91     15.4     WSW    3.94    9.9      W          SWELL
46215    B 0205  35.20 -120.86  165 355    -     -     -   6.9    13  10.1 268      -     -     -  67.8     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     5.58     12.5       W    3.94    9.9      W          SWELL
LJPC1    O 0224  32.87 -117.26  169  81  320     6     8     -     -     -   -      -     -     -     -     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0200  32.70 -117.20  171  84  310   5.1     -     -     -     -   -  29.91     -  69.4  73.2  62.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0200  32.70 -117.20  171  84  320   6.0     -     -     -     -   -  29.89     -  69.1  73.8  61.7     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
TIXC1    O 0245  32.58 -117.13  174  87    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.91     -  66.9     -  61.7     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
TIXC1    O 0230  32.58 -117.13  174  87    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.91     -  67.3     -  61.7     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
TIXC1    O 0215  32.58 -117.13  174  87    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.91     -  67.6     -  62.1     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
TIXC1    O 0200  32.58 -117.13  174  87    -     -     -     -     -     -   -  29.91     -  67.8     -  62.2     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
SHIP     S 0200  32.70 -117.10  176  84  120   6.0     -     -     -     -   -  29.88     -  70.9  74.3     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
46028    B 0250  35.74 -121.88  207 342  320  17.5  23.3     -     -     -   -  29.97 +0.02  64.0  65.5     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----        -       -       -       -      -      -              -
46239    B 0259  36.34 -122.10  245 342    -     -     -  11.5    15  11.8 294      -     -     -  64.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     10.50     15.4     WNW    4.59    9.9    WNW          SWELL
46239    B 0229  36.34 -122.10  245 342    -     -     -  11.8    17  12.0 297      -     -     -  64.6     -     -    -     -     -     -      -     -     -      -  ---- -----     10.83     16.7     WNW    4.59    9.1      W          SWELL
    49 observations reported for 0200 GMT

1 B = Buoy, C = C-MAN Station, D = Drifting Buoy, S = Ship, O = Other

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