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FZPN35 KWBC 120341
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
741 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT JUST N
OF THE WATERS WILL LIFT FURTHER N AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT...
AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES E OVER THE REGION. THE COLD FRONT WILL
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS LATER FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRES
BUILDS TO THE S OF THE REGION. ANOTHER WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT AFTERNOON INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SUN...AND THEN STALL OVER THE FAR NW
PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN OVER THE REGION
MON INTO MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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