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FZPN23 KWNM 242256
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
356 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 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...HIGH PRES OVER THE SRN WATERS WILL SHIFT S OF THE
AREA AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT OVER THE
CENTRAL WATERS WILL MOVE INTO THE SRN PORTION LATER
TONIGHT...THEN PASS S OF THE WATERS SAT. HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OVER THE WATERS BEHIND THE FRONT LATER TONIGHT INTO
SAT...THEN SHIFT S AND DISSIPATE SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS SUN...MOVE INTO
THE CENTRAL WATERS LATER SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN CLEAR S OF THE
SRN WATERS MON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD E TOWARDS THE AREA MON
THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND SHIFT SW WED AND WED NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM ALONG THE SRN CALIFORNIA COAST LATE
MON...INTENSIFY AND EXPAND N THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN AND
DISSIPATE WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN WATERS
WED NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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