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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 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.

PZZ898-201100-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE AREA THIS EVENING...THEN CROSS THE WATERS LATER
TONIGHT INTO FRI. THE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES CENTER WILL WEAKEN AS
IT APPROACHES THE WASHINGTON WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO SAT. ANOTHER
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA SAT NIGHT WHILE ITS
ASSOCIATED LOW CENTER MOVES JUST W OF THE WATERS. THE LOW WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY W OF THE WATERS SUN BEFORE TURNING SE AND
MOVING INTO THE OREGON WATERS SUN NIGHT...THEN MOVING SE OF THE
REGION MON WHILE WEAKENING. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD ACROSS
THE WATERS LATE MON NIGHT AND TUE. ANOTHER WEAKER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE REGION LATE TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-201100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S...THEN BECOMING SE 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 17
FT.
.SUN...WINDS INCREASING TO E 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-201100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 15 TO 23 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING SE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5 TO 9
FT.

$$

PZZ805-201100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W. SEAS 17
TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SE
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 23 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO
22 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ905-201100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING
SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20
FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 26 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 22 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO SE
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 27 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14
TO 22 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15
FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8
FT.

$$

PZZ810-201100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.
.FRI...WINDS BACKING TO S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 16 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 19 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 40 TO 50 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 24
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 20 TO 24 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 15 TO 25 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-201100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SW. SEAS BECOMING 17 TO 23 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 27 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO 24 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO SE 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 35
TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 45 TO 55 KT...THEN BECOMING S 30
TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 19 TO 26 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 25 FT.
.MON...WINDS DIMINISHING TO N 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 24 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-201100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
16 TO 21 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 17 TO 22 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 18 TO 30
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 21 TO 27 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING
SE 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 17 TO 24 FT.
.SUN...WINDS DIMINISHING TO S TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 20 TO
24 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 21 TO 27
FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS BECOMING
16 TO 28 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
15 TO 25 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-201100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING...
...STORM FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SAT NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
17 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 18 TO 29 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 20 TO 35 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 18 TO 29 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO SE 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
SW 45 TO 55 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 50 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 21 TO 26 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 18 TO 32 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 30 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 26 FT...THEN SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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