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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
336 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

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...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.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.



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