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FZPN23 KWNM 230446
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
846 PM PST SUN JAN 22 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS
TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA MON. A STRONG LOW WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE AREA LATE MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT...WHILE WEAKENING. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE AREA TUE INTO THU...THEN
PERSIST THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS WED INTO THU.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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