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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
810 AM PST SUN DEC 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.

PZZ898-220630-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER
THE SRN WATERS WILL STALL TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES W OF THE AREA WILL MOVE NE AND PASS TO THE NW
OF THE AREA MON WHILE LIFTING THE STALLED FRONT AS A WARM FRONT
MON INTO MON NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SE
THROUGH THE AREA LATE MON NIGHT INTO WED...THEN PASS S OF THE AREA
LATE WED INTO WED NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E OVER THE
REGION WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-220630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-220630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ805-220630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14
FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-220630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 12 TO
14 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ810-220630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-220630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 12 TO
13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ815-220630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13
TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. AREAS OF FOG
AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-220630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
810 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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