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AGPN40 KWNM 030851
MIMPAC

MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR N PACIFIC OCEAN
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
151 AM PDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.FORECAST DISCUSSION: MAJOR FEATURES/WINDS/SEAS/SIGNIFICANT
.WEATHER FOR THE NORTH PACIFIC N OF 30N AND E OF 150W.

HIGH PRES CURRENTLY CENTERED W OF THE PZ5 WATERS CONTINUES TO
COMBINE WITH INLAND LOW PRES TO PRODUCE MAINLY N TO NW WINDS
ACROSS MOST OF THE OFFSHORE WATERS WITH THE HIGHEST CONDITIONS W
OF CAPE FLATTERY WHERE WINDS ARE AS HIGH AS 30 KT. MINIMAL GALES
ARE STILL EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE NE PORTION OF THE
WASHINGTON OFFSHORE WATERS BY LATE FRI AND CONTINUE INTO FRI
NIGHT. CONDITIONS WILL THEN SLOWLY DIMINISH THROUGH MON. BY MON
MAINLY LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF THE OFFSHORE
WATERS. BY MON NIGHT AND TUE WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE OFF OF
SRN CALIFORNIA WITH WINDS AS HIGH AS 25 KT ACROSS SRN PORTIONS OF
THE PZ6 WATERS. CURRENT WARNINGS LOOK REASONABLE AND FEW CHANGES
SHOULD BE NEEDED ON THE NEXT OFFSHORE FORECAST.

HIGHEST SEAS CURRENTLY ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS ARE 9 FT OVER
THE NRN PZ6 WATERS. BY FRI NIGHT SEAS SHOULD BUILD TO 13 OR 14 FT
ACROSS THE NRN PZ5 WATERS IN THE VICINITY OF THE GALES. SEAS WILL
THEN SLOWLY SUBSIDE THROUGH TUE.

EXTRATROPICAL STORM SURGE GUIDANCE...N/A.


.WARNINGS...PRELIMINARY.

.PZ5 WASHINGTON/OREGON WATERS...
.PZZ800...INNER WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER...
     GALE TODAY INTO TONIGHT.

.PZ6 CALIFORNIA WATERS...
     NONE.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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