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FZPN35 KWBC 232159
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
259 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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...LOW PRES OVER THE
FAR NE WATERS WILL DRIFT E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU WHILE
WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS THU AND
THU NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY N ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO SUN
NIGHT... THEN PERSIST ACROSS THE NW PORTION MON INTO MON NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND N NEAR THE OREGON COAST THU NIGHT
INTO FRI NIGHT...PERSIST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN
SUN INTO MON NIGHT AS IT EXTENDS FURTHER N INTO WASHINGTON STATE.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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