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FZPN35 KWBC 270929
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
229 AM PDT WED MAY 27 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
WILL PERSIST W OF THE WATERS THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN WILL BEGIN
TO WEAKEN SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL REMAIN
STATIONARY ALONG THE SRN OREGON COAST TONIGHT...THEN SLOWLY
WEAKEN WED THROUGH SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
PERSIST ALONG THE NRN WASHINGTON COAST TONIGHT THROUGH THU
NIGHT...THEN WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT. A WEAK
AREA OF HIGH PRES WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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