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FZPN35 KWBC 270948
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
248 AM PDT WED JUL 27 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...HIGH PRES WILL
STRENGTHEN AND DRIFT W TODAY THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE TO
MOVE SLOWLY W SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
ALONG THE SRN OREGON COAST THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY
RETREAT SOUTHWARD SUN AND SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE NRN WASHINGTON COAST TODAY...SLOWLY STRENGTHEN
WHILE EXPANDING N OVER VANCOUVER ISLAND TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT NIGHT INTO SUN NIGHT. A VERY WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
SE INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE FRI.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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