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FZPN23 KWNM 270414
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 PM PDT WED APR 26 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 WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER THE NORTHERN WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE AS IT ENTERS THE CENTRAL WATERS LATER TONIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH ALONG THE SRN AND CENTRAL COAST WILL EXPAND N TONIGHT
INTO THU...AND PERSIST INTO FRI BEFORE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY BUILD TOWARDS THE REGION TONIGHT AND
THU...AND MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS THU NIGHT. THE HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE NW WATERS THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT WHILE
SLOWLY WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT ENTERS
THE NRN WATERS SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD TOWARDS THE AREA
SUN THROUGH MON NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH INTENSIFIES ALONG THE
NRN AND CENTRAL COASTS.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



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