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FZPN23 KWNM 212248
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
248 PM PST Wed Feb 21 2018

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...Weak low pressure and an associated cold front will
dissipate along the central California coast tonight. A trough
will remain along the coast tonight, strengthen Thu, persist Thu
night, then weaken Fri. The weak trough will remain along the
California coast Fri night, then diminish Sat as high pressure
ridge builds E into the central waters. A weak cold front will
move S into the northern waters Sat, then dissipate Sat night.
Another cold front will move S through the waters Sun and Sun
night before dissipating Mon. A trough will form along the coast
Mon and strengthen Mon night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. Chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.



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