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FZPN24 KWNM 111015
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
215 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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 WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP AND LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS
TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W BY
EARLY TONIGHT...CROSS THE WATERS AS IT WEAKENS TONIGHT...AND THEN
DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL THEN
CROSS THE WATERS LATER FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO
THE S OF THE REGION. ANOTHER WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS
THE REGION SAT AFTERNOON INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W SUN...AND THEN STALL OVER THE FAR NW PORTION
SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN OVER THE REGION MON INTO
MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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