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FZPN23 KWNM 270942
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY INTO WED NEAR
THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST...AND THEN WEAKEN LATER WED INTO THU. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE NRN WATERS EARLY TODAY
WHILE IT DISSIPATES. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND EARLY THU...THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE OVER THE
AREA LATER THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN
NEAR THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS E TOWARD THE SRN WATERS. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL PASS
N OF THE WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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