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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PZZ898-171130-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY ACROSS THE NW WATERS TONIGHT INTO
WED WHILE WEAKENING. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL APPROACH THE SW
PORTION TONIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS JUST S OF THE WATERS WHILE
WEAKENING LATE WED INTO THU. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE
INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
SW TO NE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT
NIGHT INTO SUN. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR THE
OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK LOW
PRES CENTER WILL FORM ON THE TROUGH SAT NIGHT AND THEN DRIFT NW
ACROSS THE WATERS SUN WHILE DISSIPATING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL THEN PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-171130-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-171130-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT FAR W PORTION
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT THROUGHOUT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE...HIGHEST NW. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT FAR NW
PORTION BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT...EXCEPT SE PORTION
N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-171130-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-171130-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-171130-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...WINDS SHIFTING TO S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-171130-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...WINDS SHIFTING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-171130-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ915-171130-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING N
TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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