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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
313 AM PDT THU AUG 25 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
SLOWLY DRIFT W TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT... REACHING THE INNER
WATERS FRI. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND SLOWLY DRIFT SW ACROSS THE WATERS FRI
THROUGH SAT NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL PERSIST WELL W AND NW OF THE WATERS THROUGH MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER HIGH WILL FORM W OF THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS SAT AND
PERSIST THROUGH MON BEFORE DISSIPATING MON NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION BECOMING VARIABLE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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