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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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.

PZZ898-032345-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE W
OF THE AREA WILL DRIFT E TOWARD THE WATERS TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN SLIDE SE THROUGH THE REGION WED AND WED NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE W TODAY AND DISSIPATE
JUST W OF THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL
MOVE SLOWLY NE THROUGH THE AREA THU AND THU NIGHT...THEN CONTINUE
JUST N AND NE OF THE REGION FRI THROUGH SAT NIGHT WHILE
MAINTAINING A RIDGE OVER THE WATERS. A LOW PRES TROUGH ALONG THE
COAST WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN TODAY THROUGH WED NIGHT. ANOTHER WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT MOVES E THROUGH THE NRN WATERS WED
NIGHT AND THU.

$$

PZZ800-032345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-032345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT W PORTION BECOMING W TO
SW. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-032345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 5
FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-032345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4
TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-032345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-032345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-032345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ915-032345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
159 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY AND TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KELLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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