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FZPN35 KWBC 252140
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
140 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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 HIGH PRES
WILL PERSIST W OF THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN FRI THROUGH
MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES WILL MOVE
SE TO VANCOUVER ISLAND BY LATE SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND SAT NIGHT.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON COAST SUN NIGHT
AND THEN REMAIN IN PLACE TROUGH TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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