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FZPN35 KWBC 021612
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
912 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 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...A COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE NW PORTION WILL SWEEP SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT
WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD IN
FROM THE W LATER TODAY INTO FRI...THEN WEAKEN LATE FRI INTO SAT
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE N INTO OREGON WED AND WED
NIGHT...EXPAND FURTHER NW TO NEAR THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON
COASTS THU INTO FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST AND WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT
NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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