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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 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.

PZZ898-231730-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...LOW PRES WILL MOVE E
AND PASS N OF THE WATERS TONIGHT WHILE PULLING A LOW PRES TROUGH
THROUGH THE AREA. ANOTHER LOW AND ITS ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS LATE WED INTO THU NIGHT. THE LOW WILL
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE N OF THE AREA FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD E OVER THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
E ACROSS THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH FROM THE SW SUN AND MOVE NE INTO THE WATERS SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-231730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ900-231730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-231730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ905-231730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-231730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ910-231730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ815-231730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ915-231730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 PM PDT TUE APR 22 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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