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FZPN23 KWNM 230957
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
257 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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 WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY OVER THE NRN WATERS WILL
DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES SE TODAY INTO TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
NW OF THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT...AND PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE CENTRAL AND SRN
CALIFORNIA COAST LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND EXPAND N ALONG THE
NRN COAST THU AND THU NIGHT. THE TROUGH WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT
NIGHT...THEN BEGIN TO WEAKEN SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 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 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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