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FZPN24 KWNM 231029
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
329 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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 COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT.
STRONG LOW PRES W OF THE REGION WILL TRACK N...REMAINING W OF THE
WATERS WED...THEN BECOMING NEARLY STATIONARY NW OF THE REGION WED
NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. HIGH PRES WILL
BEGIN TO BUILD ACROSS THE SE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM NW SAT NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT EARLY. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.


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