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FZPN35 KWBC 162208
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
308 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 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 LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE NW WATERS TONIGHT INTO
WED WHILE WEAKENING. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH THE SW
PORTION TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS WHILE
WEAKENING LATE WED INTO THU. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT 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 NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT NW
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN WHILE DISSIPATING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL THEN PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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