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FZPN24 KWNM 271713
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM PDT MON MAR 27 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...

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL WEAKEN OVER THE WATERS TODAY
AS A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION. THE RIDGE WILL
WEAKEN TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA. THE FRONT
WILL MOVE E INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS TUESDAY WHILE WEAKENING.
INTENSIFYING LOW PRES WILL TRACK NE INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS
TUE NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT INTO THE AREA. THE LOW WILL
MOVE INLAND OVER VANCOUVER ISLAND WED WHILE THE COLD FRONT MOVES
S OF THE AREA. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS
WED NIGHT AS A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS W OF THE REGION. THE RIDGE
WILL BUILD E INTO THE AREA THU INTO FRI NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL
MOVE OVER THE NW PORTION FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



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