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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 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.

PZZ898-280445-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT OVER THE
FAR NW WATERS WILL LIFT N TODAY. A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW WILL
PASS JUST W AND THEN NW OF THE NRN WATERS TONIGHT WHILE PUSHING A
COLD FRONT E ACROSS THE AREA. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE
WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
REGION WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND
THU. HIGH PRES WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE AREA THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-280445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-280445-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 15 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 17 TO 26 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 15 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ805-280445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-280445-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST W.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ810-280445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ910-280445-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
12 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ815-280445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
W TO SW. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-280445-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
909 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7
FT BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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