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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
755 PM 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.

PZZ898-291715-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT 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. THE LOW WILL
MOVE INLAND FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-291715-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT LATE.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 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 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ900-291715-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
8 FT LATE.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ805-291715-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-291715-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11
FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT LATE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ810-291715-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
9 FT LATE. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-291715-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 8 FT LATE.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-291715-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ915-291715-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
755 PM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 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 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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