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FZPN23 KWNM 282220
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
320 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 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 PERSIST JUST W OF THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO MON NIGHT...THEN SHIFT W AND DISSIPATE LATE MON NIGHT AND
TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL INTENSIFY MON AND MON NIGHT...PERSIST TUE THROUGH THU
NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N TO THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES SE
THROUGH THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. A LARGE
HIGH PRES AREA WILL BUILD TO THE W OF THE WATERS WED THROUGH FRI
NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



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