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FZPN24 KWNM 161039
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM PDT WED APR 16 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD N ALONG THE OREGON AND
WASHINGTON COASTS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE
NW WATERS LATER TONIGHT AND THEN SWEEP SE ACROSS THE WATERS THU.
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THU NIGHT AND FRI. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN
PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS SAT NIGHT AND SUN. YET
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.



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