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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZPN24 KWNM 241057
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
357 AM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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
LOW PRES SW OF THE WATERS WILL APPROACH THE CENTRAL
REGION TODAY...MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA TONIGHT AND SAT WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND EARLY SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W MON...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT
INTO EARLY TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE
NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

MON
S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN.

SAT
S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
SHOWERS.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.