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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 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.

PZZ898-181630-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE REGION TONIGHT THEN WEAKEN FRI. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. A SECOND COLD FRONT
WILL PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO EARLY MON. A WEAKENING AREA
OF LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE W TUE AND THEN MOVE SE THROUGH
THE AREA TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-181630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
NW. CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ900-181630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT...BUILDING TO
17 TO 27 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ805-181630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ905-181630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ810-181630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 21
FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ910-181630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 19 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-181630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ915-181630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
928 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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