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FZPN23 KWNM 230946
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
246 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 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 low pres trough will persist near the California
coast through the period. The trough will weaken today,
strengthen tonight into Fri night and weaken again Sat through
Sun night. A high pres ridge over the northern waters will
strengthen and slowly build E today into Sun night. A weak cold
front will move SE across the northern waters today into tonight,
and dissipate over central waters Thu into Thu night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

.Today...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. Chance of rain and
areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Areas of
fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 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 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.Today...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Chance of
rain and patchy fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. Patchy fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.



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