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FZPN23 KWNM 111015
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
215 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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...WEAK HIGH PRES OVER THE CENTRAL PORTION WILL PERSIST
THROUGH TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS LATER TODAY...AND THEN DISSIPATE AS IT CROSSES THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL CROSS THE NRN
WATERS DURING THE DAY FRI INTO EARLY FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE W FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
DEVELOPS ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN CALIFORNIA COAST. THE HIGH AND
COASTAL TROUGH WILL BOTH PERSIST SUN INTO MON NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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