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FZPN35 KWBC 300403
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
803 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR
THE OREGON COAST TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT AND SUN.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A LOW
PRES CENTER WILL PASS N OF THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT...WHILE
PULLING A LOW PRES TROUGH ACROSS THE WATERS. A THIRD RIDGE WILL
MOVE E OVER THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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