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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 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...HIGH PRES W OF THE
WATERS WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT W AND SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY AND
TONIGHT...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH NEAR VANCOUVER ISLAND WEAKENS. A
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN...AND MOVE SE
ACROSS THE REGION SUN NIGHT INTO TUE. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS
IT MOVES S OF THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE REGION TUE NIGHT AND WED. A WEAK LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
MOVE INTO THE AREA WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NE PORTION TO 30 KT IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS NE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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