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FZPN35 KWBC 010951
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
151 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...A STRONG HIGH PRES
RIDGE W OF THE WATERS ALONG 140W WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SLIGHTLY MON AND MON NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES. THE FRONT WILL DISSIPATE TUE AND TUE NIGHT AS IT
NEARS THE OFFSHORE WATERS. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION
WED THROUGH THU...THEN WILL WEAKEN THU AS A COLD FRONT CROSSES
THE AREA.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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