Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZPN35 KWBC 271546
OFFN35

MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
746 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

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.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WEAKENING COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD OVER THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT...PERSIST OVER THE WATERS
WED THROUGH FRI...THEN WEAKEN SAT AS A WEAK WARM FRONT LIFTS N
ACROSS THE WATERS. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
OREGON COAST FRI...THEN WEAKEN FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.