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FZPN23 KWNM 240518
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1018 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

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 WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO THE SRN WATERS LATER TONIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST W OF THE AREA TUE THROUGH SAT NIGHT. AN
INLAND LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP WED NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO
SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT AND TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT AND TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.



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