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OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 PM 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 OVER THE SOUTHERN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE
AS IT MOVES S OF THE REGION TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OVER THE NW PORTION TONIGHT AND 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 TONIGHT...PERSIST FRI INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL THEN BUILD W OF
THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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