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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 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.

PZZ898-212315-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG LOW JUST W
OF THE AREA WILL WEAKEN TODAY AS IT MOVES OFF TO THE NW. ANOTHER
STRONG LOW WILL MOVE N OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT INTO SUN...THEN
PASS SE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS SUN NIGHT INTO MON. THE LOW WILL
PULL A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS MON NIGHT INTO TUE NIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E AND APPROACH THE AREA TUE
NIGHT...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING.

$$

PZZ800-212315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
13 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 13
FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ900-212315-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 21 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 TO 28 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 13 TO
22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ805-212315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 45 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 50 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
15 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ905-212315-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 17 TO
24 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 45 TO
55 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 45 TO 60 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 27 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 21 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ810-212315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
21 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 35 TO
50 KT. SEAS 17 TO 22 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO SE. SEAS 16 TO
22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ910-212315-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
18 TO 26 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 50 TO 60 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO
26 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 17 TO
24 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS 15 TO
25 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
17 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
12 TO 17 FT.

$$

PZZ815-212315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 23 TO 30 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S 50 TO 60 KT. SEAS
18 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 19 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 21 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 18 TO 27 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.

$$

PZZ915-212315-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
206 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 20 TO 32 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 50 TO 60 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 25 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS BUILDING
TO 18 TO 33 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
11 TO 17 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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