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FZPN35 KWBC 061001
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
301 AM PDT FRI MAY 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE WATERS TODAY THROUGH SAT. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO EARLY SUN. ANOTHER
RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA LATER SUN INTO MON NIGHT...THEN
PERSIST INTO TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL FORM NE OF THE
WATERS SUN...THEN PERSIST INTO MON.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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