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FZPN24 KWNM 240441
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
941 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 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 STRONG FRONT WILL MOVE SE OF THE WATERS EARLY
TONIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES W OF THE REGION WILL MOVE NE THROUGH WED
MORNING...THEN WILL TURN N AND NW WHILE WEAKENING WED AFTERNOON
AND WED NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY SE AND BECOME
STATIONARY JUST NW OF THE N WATERS WHILE WEAKENING FURTHER THU
INTO FRI. A COLD FRONT 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...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE AREA SUN AND SUN
NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 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 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 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.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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