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FZPN23 KWNM 220556
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1056 PM PDT Sat Apr 21 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 ridge will remain NW of the area as a low pressure
trough continues along the California coast through tonight. The
resulting pressure gradient will slowly weaken Sun through Tue
night. The trough will move offshore Wed and Wed night, while a
weak low pressure area forms just NW of the northern waters. The
low will remain nearly stationary NW of the area Thu and Thu
night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

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



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