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MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR N PACIFIC OCEAN
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1148 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.FORECAST DISCUSSION: MAJOR FEATURES/WINDS/SEAS/SIGNIFICANT
.WEATHER FOR THE NORTH PACIFIC N OF 30N AND E OF 150W.

MAINLY LIGHT WINDS CURRENTLY IN PLACE ACROSS MOST OF THE OFFSHORE
WATERS AS HIGH PRES REMAINS CENTERED W OF THE NRN PZ6 WATERS. THE
LATEST MODEL GUIDANCE CONTINUES TO DROP LOW PRES SE ACROSS SW
CANADA LATER TODAY AND EARLY TONIGHT WITH MINIMAL GALES STILL
EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WASHINGTON OFFSHORE WATERS. THESE
WINDS WILL THEN BEGIN TO DIMINISH LATER SUN. A LOW PRES TROF IS
STILL EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG THE W COAST OF THE U.S. BY MON
NIGHT WITH MINIMAL GALES AGAIN DEVELOPING ACROSS THE SRN PZ5 AND
NRN PZ6 WATERS. THESE GALES WILL THEN CONTINUE INTO TUE. WINDS
WILL THEN DIMINISH ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS BY THU. CURRENT
WARNINGS LOOK REASONABLE AND FEW CHANGES SHOULD BE NEEDED ON THE
NEXT OFFSHORE FORECAST.

THE WAVEWATCH LOOKS REASONABLE WITH THE SEAS AND WILL BE FOLLOWED
FAIRLY CLOSELY DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD.

EXTRATROPICAL STORM SURGE GUIDANCE...N/A.


.WARNINGS...PRELIMINARY.

.PZ5 WASHINGTON/OREGON WATERS...
.PZZ800...INNER WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER...
     GALE TONIGHT.
.PZZ815...INNER WATERS FROM FLORENCE OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE...
     GALE POSSIBLE MON NIGHT INTO TUE.

.PZ6 CALIFORNIA WATERS...
.PZZ820...INNER WATERS FROM POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA...
     GALE POSSIBLE MON NIGHT INTO TUE.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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