Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN35 KWBC 200409
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
809 PM PST FRI DEC 19 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...A STRONG WARM FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT...FOLLOWED BY A
COLD FRONT SAT WHICH WILL STALL AND WEAKEN OVER THE CENTRAL AND
SRN PORTIONS SAT INTO SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL LIFT N AS A WARM
FRONT MON INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH
THE AREA MON NIGHT THROUGH WED. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE OVER
THE WATERS WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 22 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.