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FZPN23 KWNM 170424
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
924 PM PDT TUE SEP 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE E INTO
THE NRN WATERS LATE WED AND WED NIGHT... THEN DISSIPATE LATE THU.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD JUST NW OF THE AREA FRI INTO
SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN DRIFT E INTO THE NRN
WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
INTENSIFY FRI INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.
TROPICAL STORM ODILE WAS OVER THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA NEAR 29.7N
113.6W AT 8 PM PDT AND WAS MOVING N AT 6 KT. ODILE IS EXPECTED TO
MOVE N WHILE WEAKENING AND PASS INLAND WED AFTERNOON. SEE THE
LATEST NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER ADVISORY.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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