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FZPN35 KWBC 301530
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
830 AM PDT SAT JUL 30 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 STRONG HIGH PRES
SW OF THE WATERS WILL DRIFT SW TODAY INTO TONIGHT. THE HIGH WILL
WEAKEN AND MERGE WITH ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES W OF THE AREA
SUN...THEN GRADUALLY STRENGTHEN SUN NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT AS IT
DRIFTS BACK E TOWARDS THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
INLAND ACROSS WASHINGTON AND OREGON TODAY...THEN WEAKEN TONIGHT
INTO SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS LATE SUN
AND SUN NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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