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FZPN24 KWNM 281614
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 AM PDT THU JUL 28 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...HIGH PRES SW OF THE WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE W
TODAY THROUGH FRI...THEN CONTINUE DRIFTING SLOWLY W FRI NIGHT
INTO SUN BEFORE MERGING WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES W OF THE
AREA SUN NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
NEAR THE SRN OREGON COAST THROUGH SUN NIGHT...THEN SHIFT S MON
AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH INLAND WASHINGTON AND
OREGON WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN SUN INTO SUN NIGHT BEFORE RE- INTENSIFYING LATE MON INTO
MON NIGHT. A DISSIPATING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS
FRI. A SECOND WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE
NW SUN...THEN MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON WHILE
DISSIPATING.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.


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