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FZPN35 KWBC 212158
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
158 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014

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...LOW PRES JUST N OF
THE AREA WILL PASS INLAND WHILE PULLING A STRONG COLD FRONT E
ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
REGION LATE TONIGHT AND SAT...THEN PASS E AND SE OF THE AREA SAT
NIGHT BEFORE ANOTHER STRONG LOW PRES PASSES JUST N OF THE REGION
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S AND SW OF THE REGION
SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE INTO WED NIGHT. A
WEAKER LOW WILL PASS JUST N OF THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT WHILE
PULLING A COLD FRONT OVER THE FAR NW WATERS. THE FRONT WILL
RETURN N OF THE AREA AS A WARM FRONT MON AND MON NIGHT. YET
ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW TUE INTO TUE
NIGHT...AND PULL A COLD FRONT OVER THE AREA WED AND WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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