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NWS Forecast

FZPN23 KWNM 231019
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
319 AM PDT WED APR 23 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE OVER THE S WATERS WILL RETREAT W
TODAY AND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE CALIFORNIA COAST
WILL PERSIST TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN THU. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU THROUGH FRI. HIGH PRES
WILL AGAIN BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW SAT AND MOVE INTO THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT.
THE FRONT WILL STALL SUN AND THEN LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT SUN
NIGHT AS LOW PRES PASSES JUST N OF THE WATERS.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

TODAY
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

THU
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

FRI
N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

SAT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

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

THU
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SAT
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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