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FZPN23 KWNM 190546
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
946 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

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 ACROSS THE SRN WATERS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...SHIFT N TO THE CENTRAL WATERS SAT THROUGH
SUN...THEN DRIFT OVER THE NRN WATERS SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT.
A COLD FRONT OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE SRN COAST SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...EXPAND N ALONG THE COAST SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.



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