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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 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.

PZZ898-231730-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES
W OF THE AREA WILL MOVE NE AND LIFT THE WARM FRONT OVR THE NRN
WATERS N OF THE AREA TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE
THROUGH THE AREA LATER TONIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT...THEN PASS QUICKLY
S OF THE AREA WED. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP E ALONG THE FRONT ON TUE
NIGHT...THEN MOVE INLAND EARLY WED. STRONG HIGH PRES WILL BUILD SW
OF THE AREA LATE WED AND WED NIGHT...THEN STALL SW OF REGION THU
AND THU NIGHT...BEFORE WEAKENING FRI AND FRI NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
MOVE SE AND APPROACH THE NRN WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN PASS THROUGH
THE NE PORTION SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. ANOTHER STRONG HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-231730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN. AREAS OF FOG LATE WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1
NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 16 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 20 FT
WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ900-231730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT..HIGHEST
NW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT
WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
N LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 20 FT WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ805-231730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 20 FT
WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ905-231730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO
12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT
WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 20 FT
WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ810-231730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19
FT WITH NW SWELL...HIGHEST NW.

$$

PZZ910-231730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9
FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT
WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ815-231730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT
WITH NW SWELL.

$$

PZZ915-231730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
748 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 25
TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT
WITH NW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17
FT WITH NW SWELL.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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