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FZPN23 KWNM 282104
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
204 PM PDT TUE MAR 28 2017

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 WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE NW PORTION THROUGH
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN WED AS A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE NORTHERN
WATERS. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS WED
NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NW PORTION THU NIGHT
AND FRI BEFORE WEAKENING FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN WED THROUGH THU. THE TROUGH WILL
RESTRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...BEFORE SLOWLY WEAKENING SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.


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