Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN25 KWBC 280935
OFFPZ5

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 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.

PZZ898-282300-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING
SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
OREGON COAST MON AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL
THEN FORM OVER VANCOUVER ISLAND THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-282300-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-282300-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT BY LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ805-282300-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11
TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-282300-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
11 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-282300-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-282300-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-282300-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

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

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-282300-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE TUE...

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.