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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
848 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE WRN WATERS TODAY THROUGH FRI NIGHT...THEN
REDEVELOP W AND NW OF THE AREA SAT THROUGH SUN. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE
WILL BUILD NE INTO THE AREA LATER SUN INTO MON NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL FORM E AND NE OF THE WATERS SUN...THEN PERSIST INTO
MON NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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