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FZPN35 KWBC 280952
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
152 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

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 WILL
BUILD SW OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING
NE INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE
SE OF THE AREA THU AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE
FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT THU NIGHT AND
MOVE NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW FRI NIGHT...AND REMAIN N OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.


CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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