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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 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.

PZZ898-272230-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE NRN CALIFORNIA AND SRN OREGON COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN
TODAY. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE NW PORTION LATER
TODAY...MOVE SE OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT...AND THEN DISSIPATE
EARLY THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD W OF THE AREA THU AFTERNOON AND
THU NIGHT...AS A LOW PRES TROUGH REINTENSIFIES ALONG THE NRN
CALIFORNIA AND SRN OREGON COAST. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE REGION LATE FRI INTO FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE NW SUN...AND MOVE SE OVER THE AREA SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-272230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDNG TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-272230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST W.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST W.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ805-272230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-272230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST W.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-272230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG
EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-272230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-272230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ915-272230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
240 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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