High Frequency Voice Broadcast (Washington/Oregon)

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Marine Weather HF Voice Broadcast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
145 PM PST Sun Dec 16 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 low pressure
trough will move across the NW portion tonight. A frontal system
will pass over the waters Mon and Mon night. The front will
briefly stall over the far SE waters Tue before weakening Tue
night. A warm front will lift N across the waters Wed into Thu as
low pressure approaches from the SW. This low will track NE
across the N portion Thu while pulling another cold front across
the region. A high pressure ridge will move over the waters Thu
night into Fri. A low pressure trough will cross the area Fri
night. 

Cape Flattery to Cape Lookout

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 23 to 28 ft.
Scattered showers. 
.MON...S winds 40 to 50 kt. Seas 20 to 25 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 19 to 27 ft.
Scattered showers. 
.TUE...SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 18 to 22 ft. Scattered showers
and TSTMs. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 27 ft. 
.WED...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft. 
.THU...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 21 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. 

Cape Lookout to Point St. George

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 24 to 28 ft. Scattered
showers and TSTMs. 
.MON...S winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 20 to 25 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 35 to 45 kt. Seas 20 to 27 ft. Rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE...SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 26 ft. Chance of rain
with VSBY 1 nm or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 22 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 15 to 19 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft. 
.THU...S winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 22 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 

.Forecaster Shaw. Ocean Prediction Center.