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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 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.

PZZ898-312215-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
INTO THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON. ANOTHER WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL
RACE SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. STRONGER HIGH PRES
WILL THEN SLOWLY BUILD IN FROM THE W LATER TUE INTO THU NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND N INTO OREGON WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN THU INTO THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-312215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ900-312215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ805-312215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-312215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ810-312215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-312215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ815-312215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-312215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
226 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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