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FZPN35 KWBC 250356
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
856 PM PDT WED MAY 24 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE
ACROSS THE AREA WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES W OF THE
WATERS WILL SLOWLY MOVE E TOWARDS THE REGION THU THROUGH FRI
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE
OREGON WATERS SAT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH FORMS IN THE WASHINGTON
WATERS. THE TROUGH WILL WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS N
INTO THE AREA. HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST JUST W OF THE WATERS SUN
AND SUN NIGHT...THEN STRENGTHEN WHILE SLOWLY MOVING SW MON AND
MON NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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