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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PZZ898-202245-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE
WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION SUN...THEN
WEAKEN AS IT CROSSES THE WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. HIGH PRES
WILL REBUILD OVER THE WATERS MON INTO MON NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES
WILL MOVE TO A POSITION W OF THE WASHINGTON WATERS WED...THEN
TRACK NW OF THE WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-202245-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18
FT.

$$

PZZ900-202245-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO
20 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

$$

PZZ805-202245-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 18 FT.

$$

PZZ905-202245-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO
21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.

$$

PZZ810-202245-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ910-202245-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO
21 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.

$$

PZZ815-202245-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ915-202245-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
300 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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