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FZPN22 KWNM 191121
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
421 AM PDT Thu Oct 19 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...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will continue over the central and
southern California waters today. A cold front will move SE over
the northern and central waters today and tonight weakening the
ridge. The front will continue to move SE over the southern area
Fri. High pressure will rebuild E into the central waters tonight
and Fri behind the cold front. The ridge will persist across the
central region Fri night through Sat night, then slowly shift N
Sun through Mon night. A low pressure trough along the southern
California coast will weaken today. The trough will reform along
the S and central California coast Fri, then gradually expand N
along the coast Fri night into Mon night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

.Today...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

...GALE WARNING...

.Today...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



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