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FZPN23 KWNM 110435
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
835 PM PST Sun Dec 10 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 pressure ridge over the waters will persist
through Tue then will drift further W through Thu. A weakening
cold front will approach the N portion tonight, and move into the
waters Mon and dissipate by Mon night. A cold front will move
into the waters Thu night and move S across the waters Fri and
Fri night. A coastal trough will develop Thu night through Fri
night as high pressure builds in from the NW.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.



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