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FZPN24 KWNM 230359
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
859 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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 ACROSS THE WATERS WILL DISSIPATE
TONIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES W OF THE REGION WILL TRACK N...REMAINING W
OF THE WATERS WED...THEN BECOMING NEARLY STATIONARY NW OF THE
REGION WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. HIGH
PRES WILL BEGIN TO BUILD ACROSS THE SE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH
SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM NW SAT
NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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