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FZPN23 KWNM 202212
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
312 PM PDT MON APR 20 2015

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 INTO THE FAR NW PORTION
TONIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SRN WATERS AS
IT WEAKENS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN
ALONG THE COAST TUE INTO WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE NW OF AREA WILL
WEAKEN TODAY. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT
THROUGH WED NIGHT. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NW
PORTION THU...THEN CONTINUE SE INTO THE CENTRAL WATERS THU
NIGHT...BEFORE DISSIPATING ACROSS THE SRN WATERS FRI. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL MOVE INTO THE NW PORTION FRI NIGHT...THEN BUILD ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE N WATERS SAT NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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