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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
944 AM PDT THU MAR 30 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE S INTO THE SOUTHERN WATERS
TODAY...THEN DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES S OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE NW PORTION TODAY THROUGH
FRI...BEFORE WEAKENING FRI NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM
THE NW. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN WATERS SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...PUSH INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN...THEN DISSIPATE AS IT
CROSSES THE SOUTHERN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST TODAY AND
TONIGHT...PERSIST FRI INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN MON AND MON
NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



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