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FZPN24 KWNM 231737
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1037 AM PDT THU OCT 23 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 COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL REGION
WHILE HIGH PRES S OF THE AREA SLOWLY WEAKENS THROUGH TONIGHT. LOW
PRES WILL FORM TO THE SW OF THE WATERS TONIGHT AND APPROACH FROM
THE W AND SW FRI...THEN MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND
SAT WHILE INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE SAT NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND EARLY SUN NIGHT. A
WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W MON AND MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.



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