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FZPN24 KWNM 090550
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
950 PM PST THU DEC 8 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 WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE ACROSS THE N WATERS TONIGHT
WHILE A COLD FRONT MOVES E OVER THE S WATERS. STRONG LOW PRES
WILL APPROACH THE WASHINGTON WATERS FRI...THEN TRACK E JUST N OF
WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INLAND
LATER SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAKER LOW WILL THEN TRACK E ACROSS
THE WASHINGTON WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...AND MOVE INLAND MON. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST MON NIGHT AND PERSIST
THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.


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