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OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
138 PM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

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 HIGH PRES RIDGE ACROSS THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT AS STRONG LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW. A WARM FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE OREGON WATERS WED...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
WED NIGHT AS THE WARM FRONT MOVES INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS.
STRONG LOW PRES WILL TRACK E ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN N OF THE REGION FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST N OF THE AREA SAT. A WEAK
LOW WILL APPROACH THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...MOVE ACROSS THE FAR N
PORTION SUN...THEN CONTINUE INLAND SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.



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