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FZPN22 KWNM 170550
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
950 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

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 strong cold front will approach the northern waters
from the W tonight, and move SE over the northern waters Wed. The
front will continue to move SE across the central waters Wed
night and Thu while weakening, reach the southern waters Thu
night then dissipate Fri. A low pressure trough will move slowly
E across the northern waters Thu night and Fri. A high pres ridge
will build E over the region Fri and Fri night, and persist over
the S portion Sat into Sun night. Another strong cold front will
move SE over the northern waters Sat night into Sun, then stall
and weaken over the N central waters Sun night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Patchy dense
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. Patchy dense
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.


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