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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PZZ898-210545-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE
WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION SUN...THEN
WEAKEN AS IT CROSSES THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. HIGH PRES
WILL REBUILD OVER THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES
WILL MOVE TO A POSITION W OF THE WASHINGTON WATERS WED...THEN
TRACK NW OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-210545-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18
FT.

$$

PZZ900-210545-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ805-210545-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ905-210545-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST
W.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ810-210545-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ910-210545-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 19
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST
W.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ815-210545-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST
NW.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ915-210545-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
835 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19
FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 22 FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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