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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
842 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 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 STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND MON. LOW PRES WILL PASS NW OF THE
WATERS MON NIGHT...AND WILL PULL A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
AREA MON NIGHT AND TUE. ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE
NW PORTION TUE NIGHT...PULLING YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT INTO THE
WATERS WED. THE FRONT WILL MOVE E AND CLEAR THE WATERS LATER WED
INTO WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO
THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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