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FZPN35 KWBC 131005
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
205 AM PST SAT FEB 13 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 STRONG WARM FRONT
WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY INTO EARLY TONIGHT. A
SERIES OF WEAK FRONTS WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN PORTION LATER
TONIGHT INTO TUE...AS HIGH PRES PREVAILS OVER THE SRN WATERS. THE
HIGH WILL WEAKEN LATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT AS LOW PRES PASSES TO THE
W AND NW OF THE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS
WED...FOLLOWED BY A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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