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FZPN23 KWNM 180522
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
922 PM PST Fri Nov 17 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 high pressure ridge will persist over the NW
portion tonight, then build south over the central waters Sat and
Sat night. A cold front will approach the waters from NW Sun as
the ridge shifts to the SE portion. The ridge axis will persist
across the central waters Sun night through Wed night. A cold
front will move SE into the northern waters Sun night and Mon
before lifting N across the area Mon night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.MON...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.



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