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FZPN22 KWNM 181639
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
839 AM PST Mon Dec 18 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 low pressure trough along the coast will dissipate
today. High pressure to the W and NW of the waters will persist
through tonight while slowly weakening. The high will then shift
into the southern waters by Tue and dissipate by Tue night. A
strong cold front will move across the northern and central
waters Tue through Wed, then dissipate as it moves into the
southern waters Wed night. A coastal trough will redevelop Wed
night as strong high pressure builds in from the W and NW. Both
the trough and high will weaken Thu through Fri night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

.TODAY and TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6
ft.
.TUE...W winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED through THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI...E to NE winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.



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