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FZPN23 KWNM 131734
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
934 AM PST SAT FEB 13 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...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E AND NE OVER THE NRN AND
CENTRAL WATERS TODAY...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS NEAR THE
COAST. THE HIGH AND COASTAL LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST TONIGHT
THROUGH TUE. THE TROUGH AND HIGH PRES AREA WILL BOTH WEAKEN TUE
NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE W AND NW. THE FRONT
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS FROM NW TO SE WED INTO WED
NIGHT...BEFORE A SECOND COLD FRONT MOVES OVER THE NW PORTION LATE
WED NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.


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