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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 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.

PZZ898-171015-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD N ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS TONIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL ENTER THE NW WATERS TONIGHT AND THEN MOVE SE
ACROSS THE WATERS THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION THU
NIGHT AND FRI. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS FRI
NIGHT...THEN PASS E OF THE WATERS SAT. ANOTHER HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS SAT NIGHT AND
SUN. A SERIES OF COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SUN
THROUGH MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-171015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ900-171015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO S TO SW 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-171015-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ905-171015-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO
23 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-171015-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-171015-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO
20 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-171015-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-171015-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
313 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO
19 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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