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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
320 PM PDT WED OCT 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.

PZZ898-231115-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT ALONG
THE FAR SE AREAS WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA EARLY TONIGHT WHILE HIGH
PRES S OF THE AREA SLOWLY WEAKENS THROUGH THU. A TROUGH WILL MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL FORM TO THE
SW OF THE WATERS THU NIGHT AND APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW
FRI...THEN MOVE NE AND N OVER THE AREA FRI NIGHT AND SAT WHILE
INTENSIFYING...THEN MOVE INLAND LATE SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W SUN AND EARLY SUN NIGHT. A WARM FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W LATER SUN NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE W MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-231115-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT LATE.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ900-231115-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT.

$$

PZZ805-231115-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 40 TO 50 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ905-231115-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NE 30
TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT BECOMING 10 TO 15 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ810-231115-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. WIDESPREAD RAIN
EARLY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ910-231115-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S 40 TO
50 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO
NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ815-231115-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN EARLY.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 23 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-231115-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
320 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
 SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10
TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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