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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 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.

PZZ898-250445-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...LOW PRES JUST W OF
NRN VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY INTO FRI
WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS THU NIGHT AND FRI. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL CROSS THE AREA
FRI NIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND ACROSS THE AREA
SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL EXTEND N ACROSS THE
WATERS SUN...THEN MOVE INLAND MON. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE AREA MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-250445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-250445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ805-250445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ905-250445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-250445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ910-250445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN SHIFTING TO W 15
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ815-250445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-250445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
906 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT..W .WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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