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FZPN24 KWNM 011014
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
214 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA TODAY AND MOVE
INLAND TONIGHT. A SECOND WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS
LATE TONIGHT AND MON. THE FRONT WILL STALL JUST S OF THE WATERS
MON NIGHT THEN RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT TUE INTO WED NIGHT AS A
LARGE AREA OF LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW. THE LOW PRES AREA
WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS WHILE PUSHING A COLD FRONT E TOWARD
THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.



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