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FZPN35 KWBC 291556
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
856 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 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 HIGH PRES RIDGE
EXTENDING NE ACROSS THE SE WATERS WILL PERSIST TODAY...THEN DRIFT
SE OF THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO EARLY MON. A COLD FRONT OVER THE N
WATERS WILL STALL TODAY. LOW PRES WELL SW OF THE AREA WILL MOVE
NE AND PASS JUST W OF THE NW WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON. THE LOW
WILL PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO EARLY
MON NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON
NIGHT INTO TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS
TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL REBUILD OVER THE AREA WED AND PERSIST
INTO THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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