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FZPN35 KWBC 270410
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
910 PM PDT THU MAR 26 2015

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
ACROSS THE SE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT LATE FRI INTO SAT...PERSIST
THROUGH SUN ACROSS THE SE WATERS...THEN DRIFT SE OF THE WATERS
SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH LATE SAT AND STALL
NEAR THE FAR NW WATERS SAT NIGHT AS LOW PRES FORMS WELL SW OF THE
WATERS. THE LOW PRES AREA WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NE AND INTENSIFY
WHILE PASSING JUST NW AND N OF THE REGION EARLY MON. THE LOW WILL
PULL A TRAILING COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA MON. A WEAK HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W LATE MON AND MON NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE. HIGH PRES WILL
REBUILD OVER THE AREA TUE NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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