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High Frequency Voice Broadcast (Washington/Oregon)
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FZPN35 KWBC 232200
Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
300 PM PDT Tue Oct 23 2018
Washington and Oregon waters-
Inner waters from 60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 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 cold front will
move E of the area by early tonight. A high pressure ridge will
build over the waters tonight then move over the SE waters and
inland Wed and Wed night. Another cold front will move into the
area Wed and Wed night, then slow and weaken along the SE areas
Thu. Low pressure will move NE over the NW waters Thu night and
lift a warm front NE over the waters. A high pressure ridge will
then build across the region late Thu night and Fri and pass NE
of the area Fri night into Sat. A warm front will lift N over the
waters late Fri night through Sat night. A cold front will move E
into the waters Sat night and Sun. A low pressure trough will
move E over the waters Sun night.
Cape Flattery to Cape Lookout
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft. Chance of rain.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. Chance of
.THU...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 15 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
Cape Lookout to Point St. George
.TONIGHT...W winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas 7 to
.WED...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance of rain with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.Forecaster Rowland. Ocean Prediction Center.