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FZPN35 KWBC 240334
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
834 PM PDT MON MAY 23 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD E OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP OVER THE N PORTION TUE NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN BY FRI
NIGHT WHILE THE RIDGE PERSISTS ACROSS THE S PORTION. THE RIDGE
WILL REBUILD ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 30
KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SW PORTION 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND
SEAS W.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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