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FZPN23 KWNM 140458
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
858 PM PST Wed Dec 13 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...A high pressure ridge W of the waters will continue
to drift W through Thu. A cold front will move into the area Thu
night and move S across the waters Fri and Fri night before
dissipating. A coastal trough will strengthen Thu night through
Sun as high pressure builds in from the NW. The high pressure
ridge will persist through Sat night, then move over the northern
waters while weakening through Mon night. The trough will move W
over the waters Sun, weaken Sun night, and dissipate Mon.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.SUN...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.



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