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FZPN23 KWNM 230430
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
930 PM PDT TUE APR 22 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 OVER THE S WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN
TONIGHT...THEN RETREAT W WED AND WED NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TONIGHT INTO WED
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE WATERS THU THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRES WILL AGAIN BUILD E TOWARD
THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT
AND MOVE INTO THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL SUN
AND THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT AS LOW PRES PASSES JUST
N OF THE WATERS.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

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


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