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FZPN22 KWNM 170438
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
838 PM PST Sat Dec 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...

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front moving SE over the southern waters will
pass S of the area tonight. A low pressure trough along the coast
will weaken tonight into Sun and dissipate on Mon. Strong high
pressure to the W and NW of the waters will weaken tonight, then
persist along or just W of the area through Mon night and weaken
further by Tue. A strong cold front will move into the northern
waters Tue, move over the central waters Tue night and Wed, then
move over the southern waters Wed night and dissipate. A coastal
trough will redevelop Wed night and remain through Thu night.
Strong high pres will build in from the W and NW Wed and Wed
night, then weaken while remaining along or W of the waters Thu
and Thu night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.



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