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FZPN24 KWNM 230424
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
924 PM PDT WED OCT 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL REGION
TONIGHT WHILE HIGH PRES S OF THE AREA SLOWLY WEAKENS THROUGH THU.
LOW PRES WILL FORM TO THE SW OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT AND APPROACH
FROM THE W AND SW FRI...THEN MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA FRI
NIGHT AND SAT WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE 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.
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON AND MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS AND
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.



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