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FZPN23 KWNM 160442
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 PM PDT TUE APR 15 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...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL SLOWLY BUILD E TONIGHT
INTO WED AS A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST
STRENGTHENS. THE HIGH PRES AREA WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN WED NIGHT
INTO THU WHILE THE LOW PRES TROUGH PERSISTS AND THEN WEAKENS THU
NIGHT INTO FRI. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW PORTION FRI
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT AND
SAT NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING S OF THE WATERS SUN. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN 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 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.



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