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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 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.

PZZ898-240515-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...LOW PRES OVER THE
NE WATERS WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY...THEN DRIFT E OF
THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO THU WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN DRIFT SLOWLY N
ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI INTO SUN NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL
EXPAND N NEAR THE OREGON COAST THU NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT...PERSIST
SAT AND SAT NIGHT...THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN AND SUN NIGHT AS IT
EXTENDS FURTHER N INTO WASHINGTON STATE.

$$

PZZ800-240515-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT OVER N PORTION
VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT THROUGHOUT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-240515-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO
SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST E. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ805-240515-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST
N. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE...HIGHEST
SE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-240515-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 6
TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.

$$

PZZ810-240515-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT.

$$

PZZ910-240515-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5
FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE...HIGHEST
SE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT SAT NIGHT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS E.

$$

PZZ815-240515-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ915-240515-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
819 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. HIGHEST
WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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