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FZPN23 KWNM 191641
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
841 AM PST SUN FEB 19 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 COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND BECOME STATIONARY. STRONG LOW PRES WILL
MOVE NE OVER THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON...WITH ANOTHER LOW
TO FOLLOW MON INTO MON NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL
WATERS WILL MOVE SE INTO THE SRN WATERS TUE AND DISSIPATE.
WEAKENING LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE AREA TUE AND DISSIPATE AS IT
MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
TOWARDS THE AREA WED THROUGH THU NIGHT. A WEAKENING LOW PRES AREA
WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS THU NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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