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FZPN23 KWNM 171029
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
329 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 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 low pressure trough just W of the southern
waters will persist today. Weak high pressure will form just W of
the northern waters by tonight, then drift S later tonight
through Thu night. A strong cold front will approach the NW
waters tonight 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

.Today...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...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 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 22 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.Today...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.



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