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FZPN35 KWBC 212215
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
315 PM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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 COLD FRONT JUST W
OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INTO THE REGION TONIGHT AND
MON...THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE WATERS MON NIGHT. A STRONGER COLD
FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA AS THE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES
APPROACHES THE NRN WATERS FROM THE W TUE INTO TUE NIGHT. THE LOW
PRES WILL TURN NE AND THEN N WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE REMAINING W
OF THE REGION. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL SLOWLY MOVE E THROUGH THE
WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL DRIFT N OVER THE
SRN WATERS FROM THE S FRI AND FRI NIGHT...AS ANOTHER LOW PRES
APPROACHES FROM THE NW.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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