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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 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.

PZZ898-070500-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...THE LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS TODAY WILL WEAKEN AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS FROM THE NW. THE RIDGE WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT AS STRONG LOW PRES APPROACHES FROM THE SW. A WARM FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE OREGON WATERS WED...FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT
WED NIGHT AS THE WARM FRONT MOVES INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS.
STRONG LOW PRES WILL TRACK E ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS THU
INTO THU NIGHT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN N OF THE REGION FRI AND FRI
NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST N OF THE AREA SAT. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE INTO THE AREA SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-070500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 15 TO
25 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-070500-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 25 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-070500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS
10 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 26 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-070500-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE THU...

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 26 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ810-070500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-070500-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ815-070500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-070500-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
737 AM PST TUE DEC 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 12 TO 21 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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