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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 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.

PZZ898-291000-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE SE
WATERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUN...THEN DRIFT SE OF THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH EARLY TONIGHT AND STALL NEAR
THE FAR NW WATERS LATER TONIGHT INTO SUN AS LOW PRES FORMS WELL
SW OF THE WATERS. THE LOW WILL MOVE NE AND PASS JUST W OF THE NW
WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. THE LOW WILL PULL A TRAILING COLD
FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA MON INTO MON NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE W MON NIGHT INTO TUE. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT INTO WED. HIGH PRES WILL
REBUILD OVER THE AREA LATER WED AND PERSIST INTO THU. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E THROUGH THE REGION THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-291000-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-291000-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11
TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...WINDS INCREASING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ805-291000-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10
TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-291000-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 11
FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-291000-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-291000-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13
FT.
.MON...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ815-291000-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ915-291000-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO
9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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