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FZPN35 KWBC 142202
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
202 PM PST SUN FEB 14 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 WEAK COLD FRONT
JUST NW OF THE AREA WILL MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS AND STALL
TONIGHT INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING...BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
CROSSES THE REGION LATE MON INTO TUE. HIGH PRES S AND SW OF THE
WATERS WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
PASS NE THROUGH THE FAR NW WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING
A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE REGION. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PASS
QUICKLY E THROUGH THE AREA LATE THU INTO THU NIGHT. YET ANOTHER
COLD FRONT WILL E THROUGH THE WATERS FRI...BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK
HIGH PRES RIDGE MOVES E OVER THE REGION FRI NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13
FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
16 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
14 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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