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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZPN23 KWNM

FZPN23 KWNM 020936
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
136 AM PST Sat Mar 2 2024

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 SE across the central and S waters today, then S of the area tonight. High pressure will build across the region today and settle over the area through Sun. Another cold front will approach the N waters Mon, move S into the N waters Mon night into Tue, and into the central waters Tue night. Low pressure will develop along the front Tue night into Wed, then slide SE of the area by Wed night as high pressure builds across the N and central waters. A trough will develop along the N and Central California coast Wed into Wed night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

GALE WARNING

TODAY
W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Scattered showers with vsby 1 nm or less.

TONIGHT
W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.

SUN
W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Chance of light freezing rain.

MON
S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

MON NIGHT
W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

TUE
N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.

WED
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.

WED NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

GALE WARNING

TODAY
W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. Chance of rain.

TONIGHT
W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.

SUN
W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

MON
W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

TUE
S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

TUE NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

WED
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

WED NIGHT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.