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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
311 AM PST WED DEC 7 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 WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE S
TODAY...MOVE INTO THE OREGON WATERS TONIGHT..,THEN FINALLY INTO
THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU. THE FRONT WILL MOVE N OF THE REGION
THU NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WASHINGTON WATERS
THU NIGHT...THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE NRN WASHINGTON WATERS FRI AND
FRI NIGHT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES INLAND EARLY
SAT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N OVER THE OREGON WATERS SAT
BEFORE MOVING INLAND SAT NIGHT. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE
INTO THE OREGON WATERS SUN WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT INTO THE
AREA. THE LOW WILL MOVE INLAND OVER OREGON SUN NIGHT AS THE COLD
FRONT MOVES S OF THE REGION.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 TO 27 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 24 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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