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

NWS Forecast

FZPN24 KWNM 202243
OFFN09

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
243 PM PST THU NOV 20 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 JUST N OF THE AREA WILL MOVE N WHILE SLOWLY
WEAKENING TONIGHT...AS ANOTHER LOW PRES OVER THE SRN WATERS MOVES
E WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
AREA FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
REGION SAT...THEN PASS E AND SE OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT BEFORE
ANOTHER STRONG LOW PRES PASSES JUST N OF THE REGION SAT NIGHT
INTO SUN. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SW OF THE REGION SAT NIGHT THROUGH
MON NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN TUE. A THIRD LOW WILL PASS JUST N OF THE
REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT WHILE PULLING A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE
REGION. THE FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE WATERS MON THROUGH TUE
NIGHT. YET ANOTHER LOW PRES WILL MOVE E ALONG THE FRONT THROUGH
THE NRN WATERS TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

CANADIAN BORDER TO 45N

GALE WARNING


TONIGHT
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.

MON
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

MON NIGHT
W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

45N TO POINT SAINT GEORGE

STORM WARNING


TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.

FRI
S WINDS INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT DIMINISHING TO W 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

SAT
W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

MON
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.

MON NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.