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FZPN35 KWBC 230944
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
244 AM PDT WED JUL 23 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...LOW PRES OVER THE ERN
WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY...THEN STRENGTHEN AS
IT MOVES E OF THE AREA LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD ACROSS THE NW PORTION THU AND THU NIGHT...AND PERSIST
THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND N ALONG THE
OREGON COAST THU AND THU NIGHT...PERSIST FRI THROUGH SAT
NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN AND SUN NIGHT AS IT MOVES FURTHER N
ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S TO SE.
WINDS INCREASING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION E TO
SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT
NW PORTION W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S TO SW
WINDS IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT. SEAS 4
TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT
SE PORTION 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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