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FZPN23 KWNM 162300
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
400 PM PDT Mon Oct 16 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...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...A weak high pressure ridge across the NW portion will
persist tonight. Weak high pressure will form just W of the
northern waters Tue and then drift S Tue night through Thu night.
A strong cold front will approach the NW waters Tue night and
Wed. The front will move SE over the region Wed night into Fri as
it weakens, then dissipate Fri night. A warm front will cross the
N waters Fri night into Sat. High pressure will rebuild E toward
the central waters Fri into Sat night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 23 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.


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