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FZPN24 KWNM 061038
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
238 AM 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...THE LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON
COASTS TODAY WILL WEAKEN AS HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS FROM
THE NW. THE RIDGE 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 COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE AREA
SAT NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

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

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.


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