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FZPN35 KWBC 141009
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
209 AM PST SUN FEB 14 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...WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEMS
WILL MOVE OVER THE NRN PORTION TODAY INTO TUE AS HIGH PRES
PREVAILS TO THE S OF THE AREA. THE HIGH WILL WEAKEN TUE NIGHT AS
A LOW PRES SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE W. THE LOW WILL MOVE NE
OVER THE NRN WATERS WED...AND THEN PASS NE OF THE WATERS WED
NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS WED INTO
WED NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W THU...AND
THEN MOVE SE THROUGH THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIDESPREAD RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF RAIN
AND FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN AND FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST W.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST W.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT...
HIGHEST W.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS...TAPERING TO SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19
FT...HIGHEST W.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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