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FZPN24 KWNM 241038
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
338 AM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY TODAY INTO TONIGHT WHILE STRENGTHENING. THE HIGH WILL
THEN DRIFT SW AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THU THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL EXPAND N ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS TODAY
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...SHIFT N TO ALONG VANCOUVER ISLAND SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS FROM THE NW SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE AREA SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.


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