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FZPN24 KWNM 191044
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
344 AM PDT SAT APR 19 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 STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING. A STRONG LOW PRES AREA NW OF THE AREA WILL MOVE NW INTO
THE GULF OF ALASKA TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD BRIEFLY
OVER THE AREA TONIGHT...THEN MOVE INLAND AS A SECOND COLD FRONT
PASSES E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO MON. A DISSIPATING AREA OF
LOW PRES WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. A THIRD
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED THEN MOVE INTO THE WATERS
WED NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT TO 35 KT N
PORTION EARLY...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 18 TO 25 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING
TO 15 TO 21 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.


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