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FZPN23 KWNM 202242
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 PM PST THU NOV 20 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...LOW PRES JUST N OF THE WATERS WILL PASS N OF THE AREA
TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA WHILE
WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE S PORTION THROUGH SAT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST SAT THROUGH MON
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS SAT THROUGH MON
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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