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OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
231 PM PST SUN FEB 7 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 REMAIN STATIONARY THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN MOVE OFFSHORE AND
DISSIPATE MON. HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE CENTRAL AND NRN WATERS
TONIGHT WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY MON...REDEVELOP TO THE W OF THE
SRN WATERS MON NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT N INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE
NIGHT AND WED. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS LATE
WED AND DISSIPATE WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS LATE THU AND THU NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE
BY FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE THU NIGHT THEN
MOVE E TOWARDS THE CENTRAL WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.



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