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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 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.

PZZ898-232345-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A high pres ridge
will build SE across the area today through Sun night. A weak
cold front will move SE across the area today, then move S of
the area tonight. A low pres trough near the southern Oregon
coast will strengthen today through Sat, then weaken Sat night
through Sun night.

$$

PZZ800-232345-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas 4 to 5
ft.
.SAT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ900-232345-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 9 ft. Chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9
ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW. Seas
subsiding to 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6
ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ805-232345-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt
early, then increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of
rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas
becoming 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ905-232345-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas building to 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

PZZ810-232345-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 60 nm and 150 nm offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4
to 5 ft. Chance of rain. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 7 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ910-232345-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 150 nm and 250 nm offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N early, then increasing
to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Chance of rain and areas of fog with
VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...Winds becoming N 10 to 20 kt, then becoming NW 10 to
15 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 7 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt. Seas 7 to 8
ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ815-232345-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 60 nm and 150 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. Chance of rain
early. Areas of fog with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Areas of fog
with VSBY 1 nm or less early.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas becoming 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT and SAT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

PZZ915-232345-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 150 nm and 250 nm
offshore-
226 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. Chance of rain with VSBY 1 nm or less. Areas of fog with VSBY
1 nm or less early.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5
to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas becoming 7 to
8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7
ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SAT and SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.



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