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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

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.

PZZ898-271800-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WILL DISSIPATE S OF THE AREA TUE.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS TUE AND TUE
NIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH INTENSIFIES ALONG THE OREGON COAST.
THE TROUGH AND HIGH WILL BOTH WEAKEN WED INTO WED NIGHT AS A WEAK
LOW PRES SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE NW. THE WEAK LOW
WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE NRN PORTION THU INTO FRI...AND THEN
DISSIPATE AS IT APPROACHES THE WASHINGTON COAST FRI NIGHT.
ANOTHER LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT AND
SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-271800-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-271800-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-271800-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-271800-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW EARLY. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-271800-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-271800-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ815-271800-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-271800-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
833 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT EARLY.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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