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FZPN23 KWNM 092233
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
233 PM PST TUE FEB 9 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...A COLD FRONT ALONG AND TO THE W OF THE CENTRAL AND
NRN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE WHILE MOVING E TONIGHT. HIGH PRES ALONG
AND TO THE W OF THE SRN WATERS WILL DRIFT N INTO THE CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT AND REMAIN THROUGH THU NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE WED AND DISSIPATE WED NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE
THU AND THU NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE. YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS FRI AND DISSIPATE. 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 PRES AND
COASTAL TROUGH WILL PERSIST SUN AND SUN NIGHT WHILE BECOMING
WEAKER.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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