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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
900 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

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 OVER THE WATERS WILL PASS SE OF
THE AREA TODAY. A STRONG LOW WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA LATE
TODAY THROUGH TUE NIGHT...WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE AREA TUE INTO THU...THEN PERSIST THROUGH FRI
NIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS
WED INTO THU.

POINT SAINT GEORGE TO POINT ARENA

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 28 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.