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FZPN35 KWBC 181545
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
845 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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 STATIONARY FRONT
OVER THE WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TODAY. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL
PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN
SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR
THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK
LOW PRES CENTER WILL FORM ON THE TROUGH SAT...DRIFT NW ACROSS THE
WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL DRIFT SE INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN DISSIPATE
MON NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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