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FZPN23 KWNM 242153
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
153 PM PST WED DEC 24 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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL INTENSIFY
TONIGHT INTO FRI...THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SAT...AND PERSIST
INTO MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES W AND NW OF THE AREA WILL BUILD INTO
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU NIGHT...MOVE SLOWLY E
ACROSS THE NRN AREAS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT...THEN BE ACROSS
MUCH OF THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING MON.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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