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FZPN22 KWNM 191735
OFFN07

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR S CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
935 AM PST THU JAN 19 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...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
FRI...THEN MOVE S OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE REGION FRI NIGHT AND SAT. ANOTHER STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA FROM W TO E SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...AND MOVE S OF THE AREA MON. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE CALIFORNIA COAST MON NIGHT WHILE A HIGH BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT CONCEPTION

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 23 TO 32 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 22 TO 31 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.

POINT CONCEPTION TO THE MEXICAN BORDER

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.


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