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FZPN23 KWNM 311041
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
241 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE NW WATERS WILL PERSIST
TODAY...DRIFT SE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN...THEN
PREVAIL OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE COAST TODAY INTO
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN INTO MON. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PASS E
ACROSS THE FAR NRN WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN. THE RIDGE WILL REBUILD
ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA MON INTO TUE. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE FAR N WATERS MON NIGHT AND STALL...THEN LIFT N AS A
WARM FRONT TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT AS A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRES
DEVELOPS W OF THE WATERS.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



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