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OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
244 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

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 W OF THE WATERS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT
INTO FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
GRADUALLY WEAKEN TONIGHT AND DISSIPATE FRI. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL PASS QUICKLY ACROSS THE N WATERS FRI...MOVE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN CLEAR S OF THE S WATERS BY LATE
SAT. BEHIND THE FRONT A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST SAT...INTENSIFY SAT NIGHT INTO SUN...THEN WEAKEN
AND DISSIPATE SUN NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE WATERS SAT
INTO SUN...THEN REMAIN STATIONARY W OF THE REGION SUN NIGHT THRU
TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST
MON NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.


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