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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 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.

PZZ898-281645-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT WHILE MOVING
SLOWLY E OVER THE AREA. LOW PRES NEAR VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL MOVE
INLAND TONIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON
COAST SUN NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT. LOW PRES WILL THEN
FORM OVER VANCOUVER ISLAND THU AND THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-281645-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-281645-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ805-281645-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-281645-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-281645-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-281645-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-281645-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ915-281645-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
754 PM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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