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FZPN24 KWNM 291004
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
304 AM PDT FRI APR 29 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...A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE SE PORTION WILL PASS SE
OF THE WATERS TODAY. A STRONG HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE
WATERS LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO SUN WHILE
SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN NEAR THE
CALIFORNIA COAST SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N UP THE OREGON
AND WASHINGTON COASTS SUN INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON
NIGHT...FOLLOWED THEN BY A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN W OF THE
AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 13 FT EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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