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FZPN23 KWNM 241624
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
924 AM PDT THU APR 24 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
PERSIST INTO TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM
THE W AND NW FRI...THEN MOVES INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL AREAS
EARLY SAT...THEN CONTINUES OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT WITH
ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN FROM THE W OVER THE CENTRAL
AND NRN AREAS SUN AND MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE CALIFORNIA
COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE
WATERS THU THROUGH FRI WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE SAT
AFTERNOON...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS SUN.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...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 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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