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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 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.

PZZ898-271315-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 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 WILL MOVE SE TO VANCOUVER
ISLAND BY LATE SAT...THEN MOVE INLAND SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE OREGON COAST SUN NIGHT AND THEN REMAIN IN
PLACE TROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-271315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-271315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PZZ805-271315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 5 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. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-271315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ810-271315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ910-271315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-271315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-271315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
139 PM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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