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FZPN24 KWNM 181039
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
339 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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 LOW PRES OVER THE REGION WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE
CENTRAL WATERS TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR
THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK
LOW PRES CENTER WILL FORM ON THE TROUGH SAT...DRIFT NW ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL DRIFT SE INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN DISSIPATE
MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


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