094
FZPN23 KWNM 201632
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
932 AM PDT Sun Aug 20 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 low pres trough will persist near the California
coast through the period. The trough will weaken later tonight
into Wed, then strengthen late Wed into Thu night. A high pres
ridge NW of the area will persist today through Tue, then move
into the northern waters and weaken Tue night. The ridge will
strengthen and slowly build E Wed into Thu night. A weak cold
front will move SE into the northern waters late Wed into Wed
night, and dissipate over central waters Thu into Thu night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

.TODAY...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.