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FZPN22 KWNM 270439
OFFN07

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR S CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
939 PM PDT TUE AUG 26 2014

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 NW OF THE AREA WILL GRADUALLY
WEAKEN TONIGHT...THEN DRIFT SE TOWARDS THE NW WATERS WED INTO THU
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR THE NRN CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...THEN RESTRENGTHEN THU AND
THU NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL WEAKEN FRI...AS A WEAK COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES INTO
THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD NW OF
THE AREA SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH DEVELOPS
ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST. LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELLS FROM
HURRICANE MARIE LOCATED WELL TO THE S OF THE WATERS WILL AFFECT
THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. SEE LATEST ADVISORY FOR
INFORMATION ON HURRICANE MARIE.

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT CONCEPTION

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT CONCEPTION TO THE MEXICAN BORDER

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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