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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR N CALIFORNIA WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
259 PM PDT SAT APR 18 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 TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING 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 CALIFORNIA COAST TUE
NIGHT AND WED. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST NW OF THE WATERS
THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN 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 WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 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...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.