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FZPN23 KWNM 060558
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
958 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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 OVER THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT WILL STALL
SAT...THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT AND MOVE N OF THE REGION SAT
NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
REMAIN STATIONARY THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON. HIGH
PRES OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN
WATERS LATER TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA INTO TUE.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE EARLY WED. YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS WED NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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