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FZPN24 KWNM 220451
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
951 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 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 JUST W OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES INTO THE REGION TONIGHT AND MON...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE
WATERS MON NIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE
AREA AS THE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES APPROACHES THE NRN WATERS FROM
THE W TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. THE LOW PRES WILL TURN NE AND THEN N
WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE REMAINING W OF THE REGION. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL SLOWLY MOVE E THROUGH THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT N OVER THE SRN WATERS FROM THE S FRI
AND FRI NIGHT...AS ANOTHER LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.



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