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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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.

PZZ898-010445-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
OVER THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES
TROUGH NEAR THE OREGON COAST WILL WEAKEN LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN.
ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA SUN AND MOVE INLAND SUN
NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL PASS N OF THE AREA LATE SUN NIGHT
INTO MON NIGHT...WHILE PULLING ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
WATERS. THE FRONT WILL STALL JUST S OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT THEN
RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT TUE INTO WED NIGHT AS A LARGE AREA OF LOW
PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW.

$$

PZZ800-010445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ900-010445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ805-010445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-010445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10
FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ810-010445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING E LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-010445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AND INCREASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST W.

$$

PZZ815-010445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-010445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
759 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
AREAS OF FOG EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST W.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO S 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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