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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 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.

PZZ898-121630-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT JUST N
OF THE WATERS WILL LIFT FURTHER N AWAY FROM THE WATERS TONIGHT...
AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES E OVER THE REGION. THE COLD FRONT WILL
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS LATER FRI INTO FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRES
BUILDS TO THE S OF THE REGION. ANOTHER WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND
NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT AFTERNOON INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH FROM THE W SUN...AND THEN STALL OVER THE FAR NW
PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN OVER THE REGION
MON INTO MON NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD N AS ANOTHER COLD FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW TUE AND TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-121630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF FOG
EARLY. RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO S TO SW
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT...THEN S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ900-121630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 13 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ805-121630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO W 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ905-121630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
13 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO
15 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.

$$

PZZ810-121630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY...THEN RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. AREAS OF RAIN
TAPERING TO SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ910-121630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-121630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO
SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9
FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-121630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
740 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 13 TO
15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$
.FORECASTER MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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