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FZPN23 KWNM 241713
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM PDT FRI MAR 24 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...HIGH PRES OVER THE SRN WATERS WILL SHIFT S OF THE
AREA TODAY AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE
NRN WATERS WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL PORTION TODAY...THEN INTO
THE SRN ZONES TONIGHT. THE FRONT WILL CLEAR S OF THE SRN WATERS
TONIGHT INTO SAT. HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS
BEHIND THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN SHIFT S AND DISSIPATE
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NRN WATERS SUN...MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS LATER SUN AND SUN
NIGHT...THEN CLEAR S OF THE SRN WATERS MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
E TOWARDS THE AREA MON THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
FORM ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST LATE MON...THEN INTENSIFY AND
EXPAND N THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.


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