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FZPN24 KWNM 201620
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
820 AM PST SAT DEC 20 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 OVER THE WATERS
TODAY...THEN MOVE INLAND AND PASS S OF THE AREA TONIGHT AS STRONG
LOW PRES PASSES NW OF THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT N MON INTO MON NIGHT WITH A COLD FRONT MOVING SLOWLY SE
THROUGH THE AREA MON NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE REGION WED NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. AREAS OF
FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.


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