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FZPN23 KWNM 241714
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
914 AM PST Sat Feb 24 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...A weak low pressure trough along the central and
southern California coast will dissipate today as a high pressure
ridge builds E into the central waters. A weak cold front will
move S over the northern waters today, then dissipate tonight.
Another cold front will move S through the waters later Sun and
Sun night before dissipating Mon. A trough will re-form along the
coast Mon, strengthen Mon night, persist through Tue night, then
dissipate Wed. A high pressure ridge will build E over the
southern waters Wed and Wed night. A third cold front will enter
the northern waters Wed night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Slight chance of
showers.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Showers
likely.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of
showers.
.MON...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft.
.TUE...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.


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