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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
901 PM PDT FRI APR 29 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 INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN PERSIST INTO
SUN WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
CALIFORNIA COAST WILL EXPAND N ALONG THE SW OREGON COAST
SAT...THEN EXTEND FURTHER N ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST SAT NIGHT
AND SUN. THE TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON
COASTS INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
INTO THE AREA MON. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W OF THE WATERS
MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...THEN WEAKEN WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

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

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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