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FZPN24 KWNM 241738
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY...THEN WEAKEN TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRES W OF THE HIGH PRES
W OF THE WATERS WILL SLOWLY MOVE E TOWARDS THE REGION THU THROUGH
FRI NIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE
OREGON WATERS SAT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH FORMS IN THE WASHINGTON
WATERS. THE TROUGH WILL WEAKEN SAT NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS N
INTO THE AREA. HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL PERSIST JUST W OF THE WATERS
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.


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