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FZPN35 KWBC 260943
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
243 AM PDT SAT JUL 26 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...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST OVER AND TO THE W AND SW OF THE WATERS INTO WED
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL REMAIN ALONG THE OREGON COAST
THROUGH SUN...WEAKEN SLIGHTLY SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...THEN
WILL REINTENSIFY WED AND WED NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO SW.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT NW PORTION TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT
NW PORTION W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT SE PORTION 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW
PORTION W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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