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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 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.

PZZ898-072145-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE S TODAY...MOVE INTO THE OREGON
WATERS TONIGHT..,THEN FINALLY INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU. THE
FRONT WILL MOVE N OF THE REGION THU NIGHT. STRONG LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU NIGHT...THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE
NRN WASHINGTON WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN
RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES INLAND EARLY SAT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N
OVER THE OREGON WATERS SAT BEFORE MOVING INLAND SAT NIGHT. A WEAK
AREA OF LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE OREGON WATERS SUN WHILE
PULLING A COLD FRONT INTO THE AREA. THE LOW WILL MOVE INLAND OVER
OREGON SUN NIGHT AS THE COLD FRONT MOVES S OF THE REGION.

$$

PZZ800-072145-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 19
FT...THEN BUILDING TO 16 TO 26 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 16 TO 26
FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-072145-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15
FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 15
TO 24 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 27 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ805-072145-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18
FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 26 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO
19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-072145-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO SW 30 TO 40 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35
TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 18 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 TO 27 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS 16 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.


$$

PZZ810-072145-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17
FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO 16 TO 23
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO 24 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-072145-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 14 TO 23 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING
TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-072145-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRI...

.TODAY...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 13
TO 21 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 16 TO 23 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ915-072145-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
14 TO 23 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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