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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZPN23 KWNM 241708
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1008 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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 ACROSS THE CENTRAL AREAS TODAY
WHILE WEAKENING. HIGH PRES WILL SETTLE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS
THROUGH TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW WATERS TODAY
AND LIFT N OF THE AREA TONIGHT AND SAT WHILE INTENSIFYING. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W AND NW OVER THE NRN AND CENTRAL
WATERS LATE SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND
S WATERS THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE CENTRAL AND SRN COASTS LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN
THROUGH TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N WATERS LATE
TUE AND TUE NIGHT. 

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SHOWERS AND CHANCE
OF TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

MON
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

TUE
S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

TONIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

TUE
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.