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FZPN23 KWNM 212223
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
323 PM PDT Tue May 21 2019

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 will move SE across the southern waters
tonight. High pressure will build W of the region tonight through
Wed night, then drift W Thu into Fri while weakening. A low
pressure trough will develop along the California coast tonight,
continue strengthening Wed into Thu, then persist into Sat night
while slowly weakening. A second high will build NW of the area
Thu night into Fri, then weaken to the W of the region late Fri
through Sun night while drifting to the S and SW.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Scattered
showers with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.THU...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.


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