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FZPN35 KWBC 061538
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
738 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

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...THE LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS TODAY WILL WEAKEN AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS FROM THE NW. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT AS STRONG LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW. A WARM FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE OREGON WATERS WED...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
WED NIGHT AS THE WARM FRONT MOVES INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS.
STRONG LOW PRES WILL TRACK E ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN N OF THE REGION FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST N OF THE AREA SAT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE INTO THE AREA SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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