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FZPN24 KWNM 290416
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
916 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

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...A WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE NW PORTION WILL PUSH SE
ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
INTO THE WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO SUN
WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN NEAR
THE SRN OREGON COAST SAT INTO SUN...THEN EXPAND NWD UP THE COAST
SUN NIGHT INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SLOWLY SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO TUE...FOLLOWED THEN BY
A HIGH PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN W OF THE AREA TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.


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