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FZPN23 KWNM 222237
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
237 PM PST MON DEC 22 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS
WILL PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT AND
SHIFT TO THE W ON TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CENTRAL
AND SRN COAST TONIGHT WILL WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS AS WEAK LOW PRES
DEVELOPS ALONG THE FRONT LATE TUE NIGHT INTO EARLY WED. THE COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE QUICKLY S INTO THE SRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU.
HIGH PRES W AND NW OF AREA WILL BUILD INTO THE N AND CENTRAL
AREAS LATE WED INTO THU NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SLOWLY LATER THU
NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BE ALONG AND W OF
WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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