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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 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.

PZZ898-012315-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
OVER THE AREA TODAY AND MOVE INLAND TONIGHT. A SECOND WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT AND MON. 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. THE LOW PRES AREA WILL REMAIN W OF THE WATERS WHILE PUSHING A
COLD FRONT E TOWARD THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-012315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 20 FT.

$$

PZZ900-012315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W EARLY...THEN  BECOMING S
TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 20 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18
FT.

$$

PZZ805-012315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6
TO 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.

$$

PZZ905-012315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.

$$

PZZ810-012315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 5 TO 10 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO
11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 23 FT.

$$

PZZ910-012315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 21
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.

$$

PZZ815-012315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22
FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 23 FT.

$$

PZZ915-012315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
135 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W EARLY...THEN  BECOMING
S. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 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...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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