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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

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.

PZZ898-170500-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH SW
TO NE ACROSS THE NW WATERS WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NW ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY INTO WED. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH THE SW PORTION
TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS WHILE WEAKENING
LATE WED INTO THU. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE
WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS
THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-170500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-170500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION E TO NE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PORTION VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-170500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-170500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT.  SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION NE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION N
TO NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-170500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-170500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ815-170500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
TO 9 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ915-170500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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