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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 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.

PZZ898-101730-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES WILL
APPROACH THE WASHINGTON WATERS FROM THE NW TONIGHT...THEN TRACK E
JUST N OF WATERS LATER TONIGHT AND SAT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES INLAND LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A WEAKER LOW WILL THEN TRACK
SE ACROSS THE N WASHINGTON WATERS LATER SUN AND SUN NIGHT...AND
MOVE INLAND MON. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST MON
NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-101730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 18 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...WINDS BACKING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-101730-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-101730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W 25 TO 30
KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 9
TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN
BECOMING E. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-101730-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
13 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-101730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 KT OR LESS...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 5 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ910-101730-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ815-101730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD
RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON...W WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ915-101730-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
736 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11
TO 13 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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