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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
800 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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...STRONG LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE WASHINGTON WATERS FROM THE NW TODAY...THEN TRACK E
JUST N OF WATERS TONIGHT AND SAT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
INLAND LATER SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAKER LOW WILL THEN TRACK SE
ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS SUN AND SUN NIGHT...AND MOVE INLAND
MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST MON NIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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