Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN24 KWNM 281033
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
333 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST OVER THE FAR ERN
WATERS EARLY TODAY...THEN SHIFT E OF THE AREA LATER TODAY AND
TONIGHT. A STATIONARY FRONT OVER THE SE PORTION WILL SLOWLY
WEAKEN TODAY. LOW PRES WILL FORM SW OF THE AREA THIS
MORNING...MOVE NE AND APPROACH THE AREA FROM SW THIS
AFTERNOON...INTENSIFY AND MOVE OVER THE SRN WATERS TONIGHT...AND
THEN APPROACH THE WASHINGTON COAST SAT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT
SE OVER THE WATERS. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E OVER THE AREA
SAT NIGHT...BEFORE WEAKENING SUN. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE
THROUGH THE REGION LATE SUN AND SUN NIGHT...BEFORE YET ANOTHER
COLD FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS LATE MON INTO TUE. LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NW TUE...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN JUST N
OF THE REGION TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 13 FT. AREAS OF RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12
FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.