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FZPN22 KWNM 122259
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NAVTEX Marine Forecast for southern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
259 PM PST Wed Dec 12 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 high pressure ridge will drift SE into the central
waters tonight, and weaken Thu and Thu night as a cold front
approaches the N waters. The front will move across the N and
central waters Fri into Fri night, and move into the S waters Sat
and dissipate. Yet another strong cold front will approach the
waters Sat and Sat night. A low pressure trough will strengthen
along the southern and central California will slowly weaken
tonight into Thu. A high pressure ridge will build across the
waters Sat into Sun, then diminish Sun night. The ridge will
rebuild across the central waters Mon and Mon night.

Point Piedras Blancas to Point Conception

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.

Point Conception to the Mexican border

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.FRI...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.