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FZPN24 KWNM 300441
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
941 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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...A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS W OF THE WATERS. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE E OVER THE AREA
THU AND THU NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER THE REGION FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO
SAT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BRIEFLY REBUILD OVER
THE AREA SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AS A
COLD FRONT MOVES SE INTO THE WATERS. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD W
OF THE REGION SUN...THEN SLIDE SE OVER THE AREA SUN NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS MON...THEN MOVE INTO
THE REGION MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.



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