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FZPN23 KWNM 220959
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
259 AM PDT Tue May 22 2018

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 NW of the area
today, as a low pressure trough remains along the coast. The
ridge will weaken late today and tonight. Low pressure will
develop W of the area Wed and Wed night, then approach the
central waters Thu. The low will move across the central waters
Thu night into Fri. A high pressure ridge will rebuild to the W
and NW of the area Fri night through Sat night, as a low pressure
trough develops along the coast.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.



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