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FZPN24 KWNM 240540
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1040 PM PDT TUE AUG 23 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...HIGH PRES W OF THE WATERS WILL DRIFT N TONIGHT INTO
EARLY WED WHILE STRENGTHENING. THE HIGH WILL THEN MOVE W WHILE
CONTINUING TO STRENGTHEN WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...THEN
GRADUALLY WEAKEN FRI THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
FORM ALONG THE SRN OREGON COAST TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN EXPAND N
ALONG THE COASTLINE WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT. THE LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES
RIDGE WILL BUILD ALONG THE COAST SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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