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FZPN22 KWNM 240557
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1057 PM PDT Mon Apr 23 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 remain NW of the area
while slowly weakening, while a low pressure trough continues
near the central and northern California coasts through Tue
night. The resulting pressure gradient will slowly weaken tonight
through Tue night. The trough will move offshore Wed and Wed
night, while a weak low pressure area forms just W of the
northern California offshore waters. The low will remain nearly
stationary Thu and Thu night, then move slowly NE and weaken N of
the waters Fri and Fri night. A high pressure ridge will
strengthen W of the region Sat and Sat night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

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

Point Conception to the Mexican border

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.



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