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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 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.

PZZ898-241215-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG FRONT WILL
CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO EARLY WED. STRONG LOW PRES W OF THE
REGION WILL TRACK NE THROUGH WED MORNING...THEN TURN NW WHILE
WEAKENING WED AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE SLOWLY
SE AND BECOME STATIONARY JUST NW OF THE N WATERS WHILE WEAKENING
FURTHER THU INTO FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. HIGH PRES WILL BEGIN TO BUILD ACROSS
THE SE WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA FROM NW SAT NIGHT...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-241215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT LATE. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST FAR W. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT BY LATE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 14
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ900-241215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 18 TO 23 FT LATE...HIGHEST SW.
RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 15 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SW.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...BECOMING HIGHEST NW.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW PORTION BECOMING W TO
NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS
BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-241215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 19 FT LATE...HIGHEST W. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10
TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION
BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-241215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 19 TO 25 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST W.
RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST
W.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ810-241215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 19 FT LATE. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
W. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

PZZ910-241215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 19 TO 25 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
W. RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO
14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-241215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT LATE...HIGHEST NW. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ915-241215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
307 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 25 FT LATE. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST NW.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
13 FT. SCATTERED AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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