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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 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.

PZZ898-131115-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE
REGION. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT INTO
SAT NIGHT WHILE A STATIONARY BOUNDARY SETTLES OVER THE FAR NRN
WATERS THEN RETREATS N AS A WARM FRONT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
STALL AS IT REACHES THE NW PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL
RETURN N AS A WARM FRONT MON AS HIGH PRES BUILDS INTO THE SE
PORTION AND LOW PRES PASSES WELL TO THE NW OF THE WATERS. ANOTHER
WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE. LOW
PRES AND ITS ATTENDANT STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE
WATERS LATE TUE THROUGH WED.

$$

PZZ800-131115-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ900-131115-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS...SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-131115-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-131115-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 13 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. AREAS
OF FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-131115-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. AREAS
OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ910-131115-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ815-131115-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-131115-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
148 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER LEE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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