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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 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.

PZZ898-260430-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL PASS E OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NE
ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUN...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT EARLY
SUN. THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE N WATERS SUN...THEN LIFT
N AS A WARM FRONT SUN NIGHT. ANOTHER FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
REGION MON AND MOVE E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT INTO TUE. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS LATER TUE THROUGH WED NIGHT. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-260430-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 13 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 15 TO 21
FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ900-260430-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 16 TO 27 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8
FT.

$$

PZZ805-260430-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
8 TO 12 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 20 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-260430-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 15 TO 27 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ810-260430-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11
FT...THEN BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 19 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ910-260430-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 15 TO 24 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 20 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-260430-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 12 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
14 TO 18 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10
FT.

$$

PZZ915-260430-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
844 AM PDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING
TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO
23 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 19 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER COLLINS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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