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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 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.

PZZ898-192230-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING SATURDAY. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE REGION SUN...THEN WEAKEN AS IT CROSSES THE WATERS SUN
NIGHT INTO MON NIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS TUE BEFORE SWEEPING ACROSS THE AREA TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-192230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-192230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ805-192230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-192230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.

$$

PZZ810-192230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-192230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ815-192230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-192230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
253 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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