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FZPN24 KWNM 212257
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
257 PM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

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 LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE S OF THE WATERS EARLY
TONIGHT WHILE ANOTHER TROUGH APPROACHES THE NW PORTION BY
MORNING...THEN MOVING SE ACROSS THE REGION WED INTO WED NIGHT. A
WEAKENING LOW CENTER WILL TRACK SE...REMAINING JUST W OF THE AREA
THU BEFORE DISSIPATING THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW CENTER WILL FORM
OVER THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU NIGHT...TRACKING S OVER THE WATERS
FRI AND FRI NIGHT BEFORE MERGING WITH A LOW S OF THE AREA SAT. A
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT. A WEAK LOW CENTER WILL MOVE S FROM VANCOUVER ISLAND
INTO THE NE PORTION OF THE WASHINGTON WATERS SUN. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS SUN
AND SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.



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