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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 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.

PZZ898-252245-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES W
OF THE AREA WILL PERSIST W OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN
WEAKEN FRI 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 MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-252245-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-252245-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...
THEN...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ805-252245-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 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.

$$

PZZ905-252245-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-252245-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-252245-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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PZZ815-252245-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-252245-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
138 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 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 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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