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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZPN23 KWNM

FZPN23 KWNM 251812
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1112 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

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 LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL
SLOWLY DRIFT W TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT... REACHING THE INNER
WATERS FRI. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND SLOWLY DRIFT SW ACROSS THE WATERS FRI
THROUGH SAT NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN. OTHERWISE...A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL PERSIST WELL W AND NW OF THE WATERS THROUGH MON NIGHT.
ANOTHER HIGH WILL FORM W OF THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS SAT AND
PERSIST THROUGH MON BEFORE DISSIPATING MON NIGHT. 

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

TODAY
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SAT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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

FRI
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

SAT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.