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AGPN40 KWNM 302050
MIMPAC

MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR N PACIFIC OCEAN
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
150 PM PDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.FORECAST DISCUSSION: MAJOR FEATURES/WINDS/SEAS/SIGNIFICANT
.WEATHER FOR THE NORTH PACIFIC N OF 30N AND E OF 150W.

HIGH PRES RIDGE JUST W OF THE OFFSHORE WATERS CURRENTLY COMBINING
WITH INLAND LOW PRES TO PRODUCE MAINLY LIGHT N TO NW WINDS ACROSS
MOST OF THE OFFSHORE WATERS. THE MODELS CONTINUE TO INDICATE THAT
WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE NRN PZ6 WATERS LATE SUN...THEN
DISSIPATE OVER THE AREA SUN NIGHT AND MON. THE NW FLOW WILL
INCREASE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE PZ6 WATERS BY TUE NIGHT AND THEN
CONTINUE INTO THU. BY LATE THU AND THU NIGHT WINDS WILL COME CLOSE
TO GALE FORCE W OF POINT ARENA...BUT FOR NOW WILL KEEP THE WINDS
AT 30 KT ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS. FOR WIND GRIDS WILL CONTINUE
TO USE THE GFS 10M WINDS THROUGHOUT. CURRENT FORECAST LOOKS
REASONABLE AND WILL CONTINUE TO CARRY NO WARNINGS ACROSS THE
OFFSHORE WATERS DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD.

SEAS ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY SUBSIDE
TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH SEAS LESS THAN 6 FT ACROSS THE OFFSHORE
WATERS BY TONIGHT. BY LATE THU SEAS WILL INCREASE TO NEAR 12 FT
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE PZ6 WATERS AS THE NW FLOW INCREASES AND
SWELL FROM A TROPICAL SYSTEM S OF THE AREA MOVES N. FOR WAVE
HEIGHT GRIDS WILL CONTINUE TO USE THE ENP VERSION OF THE NWW3
THROUGHOUT.

EXTRATROPICAL STORM SURGE GUIDANCE...N/A.


.WARNINGS...PRELIMINARY.

.PZ5 WASHINGTON/OREGON WATERS...
     NONE.

.PZ6 CALIFORNIA WATERS...
     NONE.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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