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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
854 AM PDT MON OCT 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.

PZZ898-210630-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS LATER TONIGHT...AND MOVE E INTO AREA TUE.
DEVELOPING LOW PRES WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE WATERS ALONG THE FRONT
LATER TUE INTO EARLY WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
WATERS WED NIGHT...AND WEAKEN WHILE SLOWLY PASSING S OF AREA THU
INTO THU NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE WATERS. LOW
PRES WILL APPROACH FROM THE W AND SW FRI...AND MOVE E OVER THE
AREA FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-210630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 16 FT. RAIN EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
11 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ900-210630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH AND TSTMS LATE.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. RAIN.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH TSTMS LATE.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 10 TO
13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-210630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
14 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS
LATE.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN SCATTERED
SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.

$$

PZZ905-210630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN BECOMING SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-210630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN 30 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ910-210630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-210630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY...THEN RAIN LATE.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-210630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 15 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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