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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 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.

PZZ898-060345-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...AN AREA OF LOW PRES
WILL PASS SE ACROSS THE FAR N WATERS LATER TODAY AND MOVE INLAND
OVER WASHINGTON AND OREGON TONIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION TUE...THEN PERSIST OVER THE NE PORTION TUE NIGHT
WHILE WEAKENING. A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE SW TUE
NIGHT...THEN MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE WED INTO EARLY THU. A COLD
FRONT WILL FOLLOW...AND MOVE ACROSS THE REGION LATE WED NIGHT AND
THU. A STRONG LOW PRES AREA WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATE THU
AND THU NIGHT...THEN MOVE N OF THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING.

$$

PZZ800-060345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SE 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S TO SW AND DIMINISHING TO
25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO
22 FT.

$$

PZZ900-060345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT BUILDING TO 13 TO 20 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST
SW.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT...HIGHEST S.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35
TO 50 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 16 TO 24
FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST NW.
.THU...SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO S TO SW 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 12 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST W.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 25 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO
24 FT.

$$

PZZ805-060345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 21
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 18 TO 21 FT.

$$

PZZ905-060345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT. WINDS AND SEAS BECOMING
HIGHEST NW.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
14 TO 19 FT BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12
TO 20 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 16 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST W.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 24 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 19 TO
24 FT.

$$

PZZ810-060345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 17
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 16
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
16 TO 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT.

$$

PZZ910-060345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO
18 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14
FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
16 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST NW.
.FRI...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 23 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 18 TO 22 FT.

$$

PZZ815-060345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18 FT.

$$

PZZ915-060345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
809 AM PST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST N.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO SE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 15 TO 20 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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