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FZPN23 KWNM 230520
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1020 PM PDT MON MAY 22 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 WEAKENING HIGH PRES RIDGE NW OF THE AREA WILL DRIFT
W TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE COAST
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SLOWLY MOVE OFF THE CENTRAL COAST TUE
AND TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE REGION TUE
NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...AS LOW PRES DEVELOPS ALONG THE NORTHERN
COAST. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT N THU THROUGH FRI
NIGHT...AS HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS WEST OF THE REGION SAT AND SAT
NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.


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