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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 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.

PZZ898-240500-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL REGION WHILE HIGH PRES S OF THE AREA
SLOWLY WEAKENS THROUGH TONIGHT. LOW PRES WILL FORM TO THE SW OF
THE WATERS TONIGHT AND APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW FRI...THEN MOVE
NE AND N OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND SAT WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND EARLY SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-240500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 10 TO
11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ900-240500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25
TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ805-240500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 30 TO
40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ905-240500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.

$$

PZZ810-240500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 11 TO
12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 15 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ910-240500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT LATE.

$$

PZZ815-240500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
17 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ915-240500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT LATE.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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