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FZPN23 KWNM 172205
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
305 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
WEAKEN TONIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL DRIFT E ACROSS THE NRN
WATERS TONIGHT AND THU WHILE WEAKENING...THEN DISSIPATE THU
NIGHT. A COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL INTENSIFY FRI INTO FRI
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SAT INTO SUN. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
JUST NW OF THE AREA FRI INTO SAT...WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...DRIFT E INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN
CONTINUE SE INTO THE N AND CENTRAL WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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