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OFFN07

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR S CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
326 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 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 WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT INTO MON...AND DISSIPATE MON NIGHT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT...AND MOVE SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS
TUE AND TUE NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
FRONT W OF THE WATERS TUE AND SLOWLY WEAKEN AS IT MOVES E WITH
THE FRONT TUE AND TUE NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SE
THROUGH THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS WED INTO THU. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND BEHIND THE FRONT NW OF THE WATERS LATE
TUE INTO FRI...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST. THE
HIGH WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN FRI NIGHT.

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT CONCEPTION

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12
FT.

POINT CONCEPTION TO THE MEXICAN BORDER

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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