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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 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.

PZZ898-270700-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES
WELL W OF THE WATERS WILL WEAKEN TODAY 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 TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-270700-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 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...BECOMING E TO NE LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ900-270700-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ805-270700-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
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.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ905-270700-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-270700-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-270700-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 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 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-270700-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-270700-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
753 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 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 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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