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NWS Forecast

FZPN25 KWBC 251611
OFFPZ5

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 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.

PZZ898-260530-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
LOW PRES WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE SRN THEN CENTRAL WATERS TODAY AND MOVE INLAND TONIGHT.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD IN FROM W THROUGH SUN NIGHT. A WARM
FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW EARLY MON THEN A COLD FRONT WILL
DROP SE OVER THE WATERS LATER MON THROUGH TUE. A POST FRONTAL LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS WED NIGHT.



PZZ800-260530-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

SUN
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

MON
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

TUE
W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

WED
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



PZZ900-260530-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE MON


TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

MON
S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



PZZ805-260530-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 12 TO
21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

WED
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PZZ905-260530-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

MON
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

TUE
W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ810-260530-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 15 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

MON NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ910-260530-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 15 TO
20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON
S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED
SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ815-260530-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

GALE WARNING


TODAY
S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 16 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.

SUN
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

MON
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED
W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

WED NIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.



PZZ915-260530-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
911 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

STORM WARNING


TODAY
N TO NW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 16 TO 23 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

TONIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.

SUN
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

MON
S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

TUE
SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

TUE NIGHT
W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

WED
W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



.FORECASTER LEE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.