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FZPN24 KWNM 171716
OFFN09

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Washington and Oregon waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1016 AM PDT Tue Oct 17 2017

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...

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently experiencing degradation in
image quality of all HFFAX products. Troubleshooting of the
problem is taking place.

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front over the Washington waters early this
morning will move SE over the remainder of the region today, then
stall over the far southern portion tonight as weak high pressure
develops and moves E over the N waters. A strong cold front will
approach the area from the W early tonight, move E and SE over
the region later tonight into Wed night, and then move S and SE
of the waters Thu. A low pressure trough will cross the waters
later Thu and Thu night, followed by a weak high pressure ridge
Fri. A strong warm front will move across the area from the SW
late Fri night into Sat. A cold front will move over the waters
late Sat and Sat night.

Canadian border to 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Slight chance of
rain.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft. Rain with VSBY
1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft. Rain.
.THU...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 26 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 18 to 25 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.

45N to Point Saint George

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Chance of
rain.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.WED...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. Rain.
.THU...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.



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