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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 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.

PZZ898-260600-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
OVER THE AREA TODAY...WILL MOVE E OF THE WATERS TONIGHT. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN.
A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS SUN NIGHT AND
MON. LOW PRES WILL PASS NW OF THE WATERS MON NIGHT...PULLING A
WEAK COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA MON NIGHT AND TUE. ANOTHER LOW
PRES WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE NW PORTION TUE NIGHT...PULLING YET
ANOTHER COLD FRONT INTO THE WATERS WED. THE FRONT WILL CLEAR THE
WATERS LATER WED. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-260600-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO
15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14
TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12
TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ900-260600-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10
TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT.
.WED...WINDS BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ805-260600-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 15 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12
FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ905-260600-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10
TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO
13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-260600-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO
11 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ910-260600-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10
TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-260600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ915-260600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
830 AM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12
TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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