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FZPN22 KWNM 221636
OFFN07

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
936 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 Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

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

Point Conception to the Mexican border

.TODAY and TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU and THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.


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