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FZPN23 KWNM 240442
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 PM PDT WED APR 23 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 ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL
PERSIST INTO THU NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM
THE FRI...THEN MOVES INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL AREAS EARLY
SAT...THEN CONTINUES ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT WITH ANOTHER
HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN FROM THE W OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN
AREAS SUN AND MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT AND THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE WATERS THU THROUGH FRI WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT...MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS SAT
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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