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FZPN35 KWBC 162219
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
219 PM PST MON JAN 16 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...WEAK LOW PRES WILL
PASS NW OF THE REGION TONIGHT...THEN ITS ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A STRONGER LOW
CENTER WILL MOVE NW OF THE WATERS WED WHILE DRAGGING A TROUGH
ACROSS THE REGION WED NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE WATERS THU...THEN MOVE INTO THE FAR SW OREGON WATERS LATE
THU. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INLAND OVER OREGON THU NIGHT...WHILE THE
LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVE E INTO THE WATERS FRI. THE LOW WILL TURN N
INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS FRI NIGHT...AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
MOVES E ACROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 28 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 20 TO 35 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 30 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 28 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 26 TO 41 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 27 TO 38 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 30 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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