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FZPN35 KWBC 031001
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
201 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE W
OF THE AREA WILL DRIFT E TOWARD THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN SLIDE SE THROUGH THE REGION WED AND WED NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W TODAY AND
DISSIPATE JUST W OF THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL MOVE SLOWLY NE THROUGH THE AREA THU AND THU
NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE JUST N AND NE OF THE REGION FRI THROUGH SAT
NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE OVER THE WATERS. A LOW PRES
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH WED
NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES E
THROUGH THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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