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FZPN22 KWNM 182243
OFFN07

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR S CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
243 PM PST WED JAN 18 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND MOVE
S OF THE AREA THU. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO
THE WATERS THU NIGHT AND FRI...THEN MOVE S OF THE AREA FRI NIGHT.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION FRI NIGHT AND SAT.
YET ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA FROM W TO E SAT
NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...AND MOVE S OF THE AREA MON. A TROUGH
WILL BUILD IN OVER THE CALIFORNIA COAST MON NIGHT WHILE A HIGH
BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT CONCEPTION

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 TO 31 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 21 TO 30 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

POINT CONCEPTION TO THE MEXICAN BORDER

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.



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