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FZPN23 KWNM 200553
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1053 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 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 low pres trough will persist near the California
coast through the period. A high pres ridge NW of the area will
persist tonight through Tue, then move into the northern waters
and weaken Tue night. The ridge will strengthen and slowly build
E Wed into Thu night. A weak cold front will move SE into the
northern waters late Wed and Wed night, and into the central
waters Thu, before dissipating Thu night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE and TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.



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