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OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
335 AM PDT THU OCT 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AREAS
TODAY. HIGH PRES ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WILL BECOME WEAKER
TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN SETTLE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
BECOME WEAKER TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES
WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS FRI AND LIFT N OF THE AREA FRI
NIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W AND NW OVER THE
NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST TO
THE W OF THE AREA THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND BECOME WEAKER MON AND
MON NIGHT. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE CENTRAL AND
SRN COASTS LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THROUGH MON
NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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