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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 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.

PZZ898-251715-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE AREA WILL MOVE E TONIGHT...THEN STALL W OF THE AREA THU
AND THU NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING FRI THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING
SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES WILL MOVE SE TO VANCOUVER ISLAND
BY LATE SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON COAST SUN NIGHT AND THEN REMAIN IN PLACE
TROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-251715-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ900-251715-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ805-251715-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS SUBSBIDNG TO 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-251715-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-251715-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-251715-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-251715-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NE 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-251715-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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