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FZPN35 KWBC 220412
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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...DEVELOPING LOW PRES
WILL MOVE NE ALONG A FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. THIS WILL
DRIVE THE FRONT SE THROUGH THE WATERS AS A COLD FRONT LATER
TONIGHT INTO WED. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...AND WEAKEN WHILE SLOWLY PASSING S
OF THE AREA THU INTO THU NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF
THE WATERS. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW FRI...AND
MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND
LATER SAT AFTERNOON AND SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE W SUN AND EARLY SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE W LATER SUN NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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