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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

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.

PZZ898-282230-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD SW OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING
NE INTO THE SRN WATERS WED INTO WED NIGHT. THE RIDGE WILL MOVE
SE OF THE AREA THU AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE
FRONT WILL MOVE SE INTO THE WATERS THU AND THU NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING. LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT THU NIGHT AND
MOVE NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NW FRI NIGHT...AND REMAIN N OF THE AREA SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-282230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO W
15 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ900-282230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-282230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ905-282230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 10 TO 12
FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-282230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-282230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ815-282230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-282230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
154 AM PST TUE FEB 28 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ACHORN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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