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FZPN35 KWBC 020955
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
255 AM PDT MON MAY 2 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 LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE OREGON COAST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE THIS MORNING. WEAK LOW
PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE TROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING AND MOVE N
ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E AND SE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD W AND SW OF THE AREA TUE INTO THU NIGHT...THEN
MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS FRI AND BECOME WEAKER FRI NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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