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FZPN35 KWBC 241549
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
749 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE AREA TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS
THE WATERS WED INTO THU WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E AND APPROACH THE AREA THU NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE
AREA FRI. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W
SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

.FORECASTER SOMMERVILLE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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