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FZPN35 KWBC 090408
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
808 PM PST THU DEC 8 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...A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE N WATERS TONIGHT WHILE A COLD FRONT MOVES E
OVER THE S WATERS. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WASHINGTON
WATERS FRI...THEN TRACK E JUST N OF WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. THE
LOW WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INLAND LATER SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A
WEAKER LOW WILL THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS SUN AND
SUN NIGHT...AND MOVE INLAND MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
NEAR THE COAST MON NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 24 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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