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FZPN23 KWNM 261752
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1052 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE N WATERS
TODAY...MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT...THEN MOVE S OF THE
WATERS MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE AREA MON THROUGH
TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SHIFT SW WED AND WED NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE S CALIFORNIA COAST
MON...INTENSIFY AND EXPAND N THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND
DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS WED
NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO THU
NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.


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