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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 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.

PZZ898-311730-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN LATE
SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST NEAR THE
OREGON COAST TONIGHT INTO SAT...THEN WEAKEN LATE SAT AND SAT
NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SAT NIGHT
AND SUN. ANOTHER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA SUN AND SUN
NIGHT. A LOW PRES CENTER WILL PASS N OF THE AREA MON AND 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.

$$

PZZ800-311730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

$$

PZZ900-311730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO
SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ805-311730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO SE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-311730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ810-311730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ910-311730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ815-311730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

$$

PZZ915-311730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
742 PM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SE.
SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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