Northern California NAVTEX Forecast


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FZPN23 KWNM 161735
OFFN08
NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
935 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018
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 strong cold front will approach the northern waters
from the W later today and  tonight, and move SE over the
northern waters Wed. The front will continue to move SE across
the central waters Wed night and Thu, weaken over the southern
waters Thu night and dissipate Fri. A low pressure trough will
move slowly E across the northern waters Thu night into Fri
night. A high pres ridge will build E over the region Fri and Fri
night, and persist over the S portion Sat and Sat night. Another
strong cold front will move SE over the northern waters Sat
night. 
Point Saint George to Point Arena
...GALE WARNING...
.TODAY...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.WED...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft. Chance of rain. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 23 to 34 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 21 to 32 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 18 to 26 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 18 to 27 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 19 to 28 ft. 
.SAT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. 
Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas
.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 15 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. 
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 27 ft. 
.THU...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 18 to 26 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 23 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft. 
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.