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FZPN35 KWBC 280354
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 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...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING
SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES NEAR VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL MOVE
INLAND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON
COAST SUN NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL THEN
FORM OVER VANCOUVER ISLAND THU AND THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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