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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 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.

PZZ898-212215-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E INTO THE AREA TODAY. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE
ALONG THE FRONT AND ACROSS THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO EARLY WED.
A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS LATE WED AND WED
NIGHT...AND WEAKEN WHILE SLOWLY PASSING S OF AREA THU INTO THU
NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE WATERS. LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW FRI...AND MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA
FRI NIGHT INTO SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND LATER NIGHT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-212215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ900-212215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 10 TO
14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ805-212215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN EARLY.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ905-212215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS LATE.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-212215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ910-212215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-212215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT EARLY.
SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ915-212215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
314 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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