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FZPN35 KWBC 230344
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
844 PM PDT TUE JUL 22 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...WEAK LOW PRES WILL
TRACK NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND WED. THE LOW WILL
DISSIPATE INLAND WED NIGHT WHILE A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDS ACROSS
THE WASHINGTON WATERS. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD THROUGHOUT THE WATERS
THU THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXTEND N ALONG THE OREGON COAST THU THROUGH
SUN NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S TO SE
WINDS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W
TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT E PORTION S TO SW
UNTIL MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW
PORTION N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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