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FZPN23 KWNM 162233
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
333 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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...HIGH PRES NW OF THE WATERS WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN
TONIGHT INTO THU WHILE THE LOW PRES TROUGH PERSISTS AND THEN
WEAKENS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW
PORTION FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SRN WATERS
SUN. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FROM THE NW SUN
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE SE PORTION SAT
NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.



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