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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 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.

PZZ898-200430-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BUILD BRIEFLY OVER THE AREA TONIGHT...THEN MOVE INLAND AS A SECOND
COLD FRONT PASSES E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN INTO MON. A DISSIPATING
AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.
A THIRD COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W WED THEN MOVE INTO THE
WATERS WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-200430-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 19 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-200430-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT BUILDING TO 13 TO 27 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S
20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 19 TO 26 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-200430-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ905-200430-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT EARLY BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT BUILDING TO
15 TO 25 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 18 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-200430-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO
16 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ910-200430-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO
23 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 17 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ815-200430-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-200430-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
923 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 13 TO
22 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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