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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 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.

PZZ898-271100-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT...THEN WILL DISSIPATE S OF THE AREA TUE.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS TUE AND TUE NIGHT
AS A LOW PRES TROUGH INTENSIFIES ALONG THE OREGON COAST. THE
TROUGH AND HIGH WILL BOTH WEAKEN WED INTO WED NIGHT AS A WEAK LOW
PRES SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE NW. THE WEAK LOW WILL
SLOWLY CROSS THE NRN PORTION THU INTO FRI...AND THEN DISSIPATE AS
IT APPROACHES THE WASHINGTON COAST FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES
CENTER WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT AND SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-271100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO
20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...INCREASING TO N TO NW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E TO NE.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-271100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-271100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-271100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9
FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-271100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-271100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ815-271100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 6
FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-271100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
225 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6
TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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