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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
747 AM PST SUN JAN 22 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 VERY STRONG LOW
WILL MOVE N OVER THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...THEN PASS SE
ACROSS THE SRN WATERS MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS
THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
APPROACH THE AREA TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS WED
AND WED NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. THE RIDGE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...WHILE A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA
FROM THE W.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 31 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 15 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS 19 TO 30 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 31 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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