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FZPN35 KWBC 280942
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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
242 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

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...HIGH PRES SW OF THE
WATERS WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE W TODAY THROUGH FRI...THEN
CONTINUE DRIFTING SLOWLY W FRI NIGHT INTO SUN BEFORE MERGING WITH
ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRES NEAR 45N 150W SUN NIGHT INTO MON. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE SRN OREGON COAST THROUGH SUN
NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY RETREAT S MON AND MON NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST OF VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL SLOWLY STRENGTHEN
TODAY THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN INTO SUN NIGHT BEFORE
RE-INTENSIFYING LATE MON INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE OVER AREA FROM THE NW AND DISSIPATE FRI. A SECOND WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NW SUN NIGHT AND MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT WHILE DISSIPATING.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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