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OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
312 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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...AN AREA OF LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE
NW EARLY TONIGHT THEN CROSS THE NRN WATERS LATER TONIGHT INTO
MON. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE INLAND OVER WASHINGTON AND OREGON
LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL PASS SE
THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT INTO MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION TUE...THEN PERSIST OVER THE NE PORTION TUE
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
SW TUE NIGHT...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE WED INTO EARLY THU.
A COLD FRONT WILL FOLLOW...AND MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE WED
NIGHT AND THU. A STRONG LOW PRES AREA WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS
LATE THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN MOVE N OF THE WATERS FRI AND FRI
NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 TO 27 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.



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