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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 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.

PZZ898-241045-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...LOW PRES WILL MOVE
NE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...BECOME STATIONARY THEN SLOWLY
WEAKEN THU AND FRI. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND ACROSS
THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL EXTEND N ACROSS
THE WATERS SUN....THEN MOVE INLAND MON AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE W.

$$

PZZ800-241045-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT THIS
EVENING...THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 20 KT EARLY. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ900-241045-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO SHIFTING WINDS 25
TO 35 KT....THEN BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13
FT. RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ805-241045-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ905-241045-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
THIS EVENING. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN SHIFTING TO W 15
TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-241045-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO S 25 TO 35 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 20
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-241045-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ815-241045-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT. OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO S 25 TO 35 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20
KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-241045-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
305 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT SHIFTING TO W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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