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FZPN23 KWNM 251049
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
249 AM PST THU DEC 25 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL PERSIST TODAY
INTO FRI...THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SAT...AND PERSIST INTO MON
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE FAR SRN WATERS TODAY.
STRONG HIGH PRES W AND NW OF THE AREA WILL BUILD INTO THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY E ACROSS THE NRN
AREAS FRI INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN BE ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION SUN
AND SUN NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING MON.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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