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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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.

PZZ898-040530-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE W
OF THE AREA WILL DRIFT E TOWARD THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN SLIDE SE THROUGH THE REGION WED AND WED NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W TODAY AND
DISSIPATE JUST W OF THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. HIGH
PRES WILL MOVE SLOWLY NE THROUGH THE AREA THU AND THU
NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE JUST N AND NE OF THE REGION FRI THROUGH SAT
NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE OVER THE WATERS. A LOW PRES
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH WED
NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES E
THROUGH THE NRN WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU.

$$

PZZ800-040530-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-040530-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ805-040530-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-040530-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-040530-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-040530-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-040530-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY THROUGH WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ915-040530-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
741 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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