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FZPN23 KWNM 212206
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
206 PM PST Thu Jan 21 2021

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...High pressure will hold across the waters tonight.
Low pressure will move SE across portions of the northern and
central waters during Fri, dragging a cold front S across all of
the waters. This cold front will then move S of the area Fri
night as the main area of low pressure moves inland to the E. A
coastal trough will develop Fri and persist into early Sun, then
weaken Sun night. Strong high pressure will build to the W of the
area Sat into Sun. Another cold front will reach the northern
waters Sun and then move S into the southern waters Sun night.
Strong high pressure will build E across all of the waters Sun
night through Mon, and persist over the waters Mon night through
Tue night.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. Chance of
rain.
.FRI...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft.
.MON...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 24 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 24 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.