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FZPN23 KWNM 270616
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1116 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

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 NEAR THE COAST WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...STRENGTHEN AGAIN SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN
PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW PORTION
WILL PERSIST TODAY...THEN WEAKEN TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AND
DISSIPATE EARLY SAT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM
THE W FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND DRIFT SW
THROUGH MON NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH SUN NIGHT
AND PASS SE THROUGH THE WATERS MON INTO TUE. HIGH PRES WILL
REBUILD OVER THE NW PORTION BEHIND THE FRONT MON INTO TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.


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