Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
000
FZPN23 KWNM 201032
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
232 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

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...Distant high pressure will move E today and tonight,
then become stationary near the S waters Sun through Mon while
maintaining a ridge axis across the area. A strong cold front
will move SE over the northern waters late tonight and Sun, then
weaken over the central waters Sun night into Mon. Another high
pressure will move across the N waters Mon and Mon night. Another
cold front will move over the northern waters Tue and Tue night.
The front will weaken as it moves into the central and southern
waters Wed and Wed night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SUN...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. Chance
of rain.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.TUE...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.