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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 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.

PZZ898-261315-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES
WILL PERSIST W OF THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WEAKEN FRI THROUGH
MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES WILL MOVE
SE TO VANCOUVER ISLAND BY LATE SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND SAT NIGHT. A
LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON COAST SUN NIGHT AND
THEN REMAIN IN PLACE TROUGH TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-261315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ900-261315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ805-261315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ905-261315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-261315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-261315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ815-261315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-261315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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