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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1057 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 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
WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING MON. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION OF AREA MON AND MON
NIGHT...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO
THU...AND PASS S OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
WEAKEN NW OF THE WATERS TODAY...WITH HIGH PRES REBUILDING WELL W
OF WATERS MON NIGHT INTO THU NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.



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