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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 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.

PZZ898-161630-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS WED AND WED NIGHT. A COLD
FRONT WILL SWEEP SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND THU. HIGH
PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION LATE THU THROUGH FRI. A STRONGER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS FRI NIGHT...THEN MOVE RAPIDLY
E OF THE AREA SAT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ALONG THE
WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS SAT NIGHT AND SUN. YET ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION SUN AND SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-161630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 13 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ900-161630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15
FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-161630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ905-161630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-161630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-161630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ815-161630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-161630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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