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FZPN22 KWNM 160939
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
139 AM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

Conditions given represent the highest within that period.

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastal
waters forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front moving SE over the southern waters will
dissipate today. A low pressure trough along the coast will
intensify today, persist tonight, then weaken Sun into Mon.
Strong high pressure to the W and NW of the waters will become
weaker later today and tonight, then persist along or just W of
the area through Mon night and weaken further Tue. A strong cold
front will move into the northern waters Tue, move over the
central waters Tue night and Wed, then dissipate over the
southern waters Wed night. Strong high pres will build in from
the W and NW Wed and Wed night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.



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