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FZPN23 KWNM 081618
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
818 AM PST THU DEC 8 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE NW PORTION
TODAY...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
TONIGHT AND FRI. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY DRIFT S ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS THROUGH SUN NIGHT BEFORE ENTERING THE SRN WATERS LATE MON.
THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE SRN WATERS MON NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS THROUGH SUN...THEN
WEAKEN SUN NIGHT AND MON AS THE FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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