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FZPN23 KWNM 231647
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
933 AM PDT WED JUL 23 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 WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD NW
OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING SLIGHTLY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE
CENTRAL AND SRN CALIFORNIA COAST LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
EXPAND N NEAR THE NRN COAST THU AND THU NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL
PERSIST NEAR THE NRN COAST FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT... THEN WEAKEN
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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