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FZPN23 KWNM 191021
OFFN08

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
321 AM PDT SUN APR 19 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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE CALIFORNIA
COAST TODAY INTO TONIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING BY MON. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR NW PORTION MON NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE SE
ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND INTO THE SRN WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN ALONG THE COAST TUE NIGHT AND WED.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST NW OF THE WATERS EARLY TODAY...AND
THEN WEAKEN LATER TODAY INTO MON. 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 OVER THE REGION
THU NIGHT.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 23 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.


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