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FZPN24 KWNM 242231
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
331 PM PDT WED AUG 24 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...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY TONIGHT WHILE STRENGTHENING. THE HIGH WILL THEN DRIFT
SW AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THU THROUGH MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL EXPAND N ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS TONIGHT
THROUGH FRI NIGHT...SHIFT N TO ALONG VANCOUVER ISLAND SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS FROM THE NW SUN...THEN MOVE INTO THE AREA SUN NIGHT BEFORE
DISSIPATING. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA LATE MON
AND MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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