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FZPN24 KWNM 171824
OFFN09

NAVTEX Marine Forecast for Washington and Oregon waters
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1024 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

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...Intense low pressure centered 450 nm west of the
Oregon offshore waters will continue to track NE and pass to the
W and then NW of the area today into tonight, then stall and
weaken N of the waters later tonight into Fri night. The low will
push a strong cold front E across the waters today. A low
pressure trough will move E across the area Fri and Fri night.
Another strong cold front will pass E and SE across the waters
Sat and Sat night. Another low will pass just N of the waters Sat
night into Sun night.

Canadian border to 45N

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 35 to 50 kt. Seas 26 to 41 ft.
Scattered showers.
.THU...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 25 to 40 ft. Scattered
showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 18 to 33 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 25 ft.
.SAT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 20 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.

45N to Point Saint George

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft. Chance of
rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 22 to 37 ft.
.THU...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 20 to 35 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 17 to 28 ft.
Scattered showers.
.FRI...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 23 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to SW winds 40 to 50 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.SUN...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 14 to 21 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.



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