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FZPN23 KWNM 020620
OFFN08

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for northern California waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1020 PM PST Fri Mar 1 2024

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 cold front will move across the N waters and
central waters this evening, and then over the central and S
waters later tonight and Sat, then S of the all of the regional
waters late Sat into Sat night. High pressure will build across
the region late Sat into Sun. Yet another cold front will
approach the N waters Sun night, as a low pressure trough
develops along the S California coast. The cold front will move S
Sun night and Mon over the N waters, then into the central waters
later Mon night. Low pressure will develop along the front Mon
night and Tue then move E across the central waters Tue, then
dissipate by Tue night. On Wed and Wed night high pressure will
build across the N and central waters with a trough developing
along the N and central coast.

Point Saint George to Point Arena

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. Scattered
showers.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft. Rain.
.SAT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.MON...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.