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FZPN23 KWNM 061642
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
842 AM PST TUE DEC 6 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST W OF 125W TODAY. THE
RIDGE WILL SLOWLY MOVE E TO A POSITION ALONG 125W TONIGHT...THEN
BUILD ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY...THEN
WEAKEN FRIDAY NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW
PORTION LATE TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE NE OVER THE WATERS WED AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE AREA. THE COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE S
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE
INTO THE SRN WATERS SAT BEFORE DISSIPATING SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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