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FZPN24 KWNM 261706
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1006 AM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE SE WATERS WILL SLOWLY
WEAKEN TODAY AND TONIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN
BEHIND THE FRONT LATE FRI INTO SAT...PERSIST THROUGH SUN ACROSS
THE SE WATERS...THEN DRIFT E OF THE WATERS SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH LATE SAT AND STALL ACROSS THE FAR NW
WATERS SAT NIGHT AS LOW PRES FORMS SW OF THE WATERS. THE LOW PRES
AREA WILL PASS N OF THE REGION EARLY MON WHILE STRENGTHENING...
AND PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA MON. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE MON AND MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.


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