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FZPN24 KWNM 230956
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
256 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES OVER THE ERN WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY TODAY...THEN STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES E OF THE AREA
LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
NW PORTION THU AND THU NIGHT...AND PERSIST THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND N ALONG THE OREGON COAST THU AND THU
NIGHT...PERSIST FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN
AND SUN NIGHT AS IT MOVES FURTHER N ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.


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