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FZPN35 KWBC 040414
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 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
EXTENDING SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS WILL MOVE SE AND WEAKEN
TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE
TONIGHT AND MON WHILE AN ASSOCIATED WEAK LOW PRES CENTER PASSES
JUST N OF THE WATERS MON INTO TUE. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL SLOWLY
BUILD IN FROM THE W TUE NIGHT INTO WED NIGHT...PERSIST JUST W OF
THE AREA THU THROUGH FRI...THEN DRIFT E INTO THE WATERS FRI NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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