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FZPN35 KWBC 280936
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
236 AM PDT WED SEP 28 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 LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE OREGON COAST AND A HIGH PRES RIDGE W OF THE WATERS WILL
BOTH WEAKEN TODAY INTO TONIGHT AS A WEAK LOW PRES SYSTEM
APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE NW. THE WEAK LOW WILL SLOWLY CROSS
THE AREA THU INTO FRI...AND THEN DISSIPATE AS IT APPROACHES THE
OREGON COAST FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE SLOWLY
ACROSS THE WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN
APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W SUN NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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