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FZPN24 KWNM 230504
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1004 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

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 WEAKENING HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE NW WATERS WILL
MOVE W TONIGHT...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH PERSISTS ALONG THE OREGON
COAST. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS TUE AND PASS
S OF THE WATERS EARLY TUE NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES WELL W OF THE
REGION WILL BUILD E INTO THE REGION LATE TUE THROUGH WED
NIGHT...THEN SHIFT N AND WEAKEN THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT. THE HIGH
WILL PERSIST W OF THE REGION SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.



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