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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 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.

PZZ898-182330-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES OVER THE
REGION WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS TODAY WHILE
WEAKENING. A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE INTO THE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD SW TO NE ACROSS THE
WATERS LATE FRI INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN SAT NIGHT INTO SUN. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL EXPAND SLOWLY N NEAR THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON
COASTS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRES CENTER WILL FORM
ON THE TROUGH SAT...DRIFT NW ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN
DISSIPATE SUN. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SE INTO THE
WATERS SUN NIGHT AND MON...THEN DISSIPATE MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-182330-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
6 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-182330-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ805-182330-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-182330-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-182330-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-182330-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-182330-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ915-182330-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
238 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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