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FZPN24 KWNM 220456
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
956 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 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...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.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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