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NWS Forecast

FZPN25 KWBC 302219
OFFPZ5

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 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.

PZZ898-011045-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS
HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION
WED BEFORE WEAKENING WED NIGHT INTO FRI NIGHT WHILE SHIFTING SE.
A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE NW PORTION WED NIGHT INTO THU.
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NW LATE THU NIGHT AND
FRI...THEN WEAKEN AS IT SLOWS DOWN AND STALLS ACROSS THE FAR NW
WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT NIGHT AND DISSIPATES SUN. HIGH PRES
WILL REBUILD OVER THE WATERS SAT INTO SUN NIGHT.



PZZ800-011045-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 8 FT LATE.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE
10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU
S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI
S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.

SAT
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SUN
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



PZZ900-011045-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT LATE.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 8 FT.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST NW. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI
S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 14 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT LATE.

SAT
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

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

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ805-011045-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BECOMING 8
FT LATE.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU
S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT...HIGHEST NW.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SUN
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



PZZ905-011045-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST
NE...BECOMING 7 TO 8 FT THROUGHOUT LATE.

WED
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI
SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. WINDS
AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.

FRI NIGHT
SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NW.

SAT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



PZZ810-011045-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU
VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.

THU NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

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



PZZ910-011045-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BECOMING 7
TO 8 FT LATE.

WED
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

WED NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

THU
W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST NW.

FRI NIGHT
W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SAT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



PZZ815-011045-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST SE. SEAS 8 FT...BECOMING
8 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

WED AND WED NIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10
FT WED. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST SE.

THU
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
SE.

THU NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.

FRI
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SAT AND SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.



PZZ915-011045-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
319 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TONIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

WED
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

THU
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

FRI
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI NIGHT
N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SAT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.



.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.