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FZPN24 KWNM 130436
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
836 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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 WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE REGION. A WARM FRONT WILL
MOVE E AND NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE A
STATIONARY BOUNDARY SETTLES OVER THE FAR NRN WATERS THEN RETREATS
N AS A WARM FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL STALL AS IT REACHES THE
NW PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT MON
AS HIGH PRES BUILDS INTO THE SE PORTION AND LOW PRES PASSES WELL
TO THE NW OF THE WATERS. ANOTHER WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. LOW PRES AND ITS ATTENDANT
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS LATE TUE THROUGH
WED.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.


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