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FZPN24 KWNM 111745
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
945 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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 WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A
COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W EARLY
TONIGHT...CROSS THE WATERS AS IT WEAKENS TONIGHT...AND THEN
DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL THEN
CROSS THE WATERS LATER FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO
THE S OF THE REGION. ANOTHER WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS
THE REGION SAT AFTERNOON INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W SUN...AND THEN STALL OVER THE FAR NW PORTION
SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN OVER THE REGION MON INTO
MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. RAIN AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. RAIN
LIKELY AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.


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