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FZPN24 KWNM 170442
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
942 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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 COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW WATERS TONIGHT THEN
MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION
THU NIGHT AND FRI. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE INLAND SAT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS SAT NIGHT THEN WEAKEN SUN.
A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN THROUGH
MON NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.


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