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FZPN35 KWBC 141600
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
800 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT
JUST W OF THE AREA WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...BEFORE ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT CROSSES THE REGION TUE
INTO TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES S AND SW OF THE WATERS WILL SLOWLY
WEAKEN TODAY INTO TUE NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL PASS NE THROUGH THE
NRN WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE REGION. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W THU...AND
MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO
16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
14 FT.
.THU...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
11 TO 19 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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