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FZPN24 KWNM 161616
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
916 AM PDT TUE SEP 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 LOW PRES TROUGH SW TO NE ACROSS THE NW WATERS WILL
DRIFT SLOWLY NW ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO WED. A LOW PRES CENTER
WILL APPROACH THE SW PORTION TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS JUST S
OF THE WATERS WHILE WEAKENING LATE WED INTO THU. A WEAKENING COLD
FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN
WEAKEN SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR THE
OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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