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FZPN24 KWNM 121030
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
230 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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 E TOWARD THE COAST BY THIS
AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL CROSS THE WATERS
LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE
REGION. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT
INTO SAT NIGHT. A SECOND WEAK WARM FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS
SUN...FOLLOWED BY A WEAK COLD FRONT STALLING AS IT REACHES THE NW
PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT MON AS
HIGH PRES BUILDS INTO THE SE PORTION AND LOW PRES PASSES WELL TO
THE NW OF THE WATERS. ANOTHER WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE
WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE AS THE HIGH WEAKENS. LOW PRES WILL
DEVELOP AND APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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