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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
337 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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 ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
REMAIN STATIONARY TODAY INTO TONIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL SLOWLY
SHIFT W THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT W INTO THE INNER WATERS
FRI INTO SAT NIGHT. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST
WELL W AND NW OF THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER HIGH
WILL FORM W OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH WATERS SAT AND PERSIST
THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



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