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FZPN35 KWBC 170940
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
140 AM PST TUE JAN 17 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 SERIES OF LOW PRES
TROUGHS WILL MOVE OVER THE REGION TODAY INTO THU. A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA THU...THEN CROSS THE REGION THU
NIGHT INTO FRI. THE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL REMAIN
STATIONARY W OF THE WATERS FRI NIGHT BEFORE LIFTING NW OF THE
AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 27 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
12 TO 19 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 35 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 21 TO 36 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 TO 32 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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