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FZPN35 KWBC 282210
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
310 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

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...HIGH PRES SW OF THE
WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE W TONIGHT AND FRI...THEN CONTINUE
DRIFTING SLOWLY W FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT WHILE GRADUALLY
WEAKENING. THE HIGH WILL MERGE WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES W
OF THE AREA SUN...THEN GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN SUN NIGHT INTO TUE
NIGHT AND IT DRIFTS BACK E TOWARDS THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL PERSIST INLAND ACROSS WASHINGTON AND OREGON TONIGHT THROUGH
SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A DISSIPATING COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS LATE SUN AND SUN
NIGHT... THEN DISSIPATE MON.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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