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FZPN35 KWBC 201004
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
304 AM PDT MON OCT 20 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 LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS LATER TONIGHT...AND MOVE E INTO AREA TUE. DEVELOPING LOW
PRES WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE WATERS ALONG THE FRONT LATER TUE
INTO EARLY WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS WED
NIGHT...AND WEAKEN WHILE SLOWLY PASSING S OF AREA THU INTO THU
NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE WATERS. LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW FRI...AND MOVE E OVER THE AREA FRI
NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SHIFTING WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW AND DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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