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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 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.

PZZ898-292345-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT
ACROSS THE SE PORTION WILL PASS SE OF THE WATERS TODAY. A STRONG
HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS LATE TODAY AND
TONIGHT...THEN PERSIST INTO SUN WHILE SLOWLY WEAKENING. A LOW
PRES TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN NEAR THE CALIFORNIA COAST SAT AND SAT
NIGHT...THEN EXPAND N UP THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS SUN
INTO MON WHILE WEAKENING. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SLOWLY
SE ACROSS THE WATERS MON AND MON NIGHT...FOLLOWED THEN BY A HIGH
PRES RIDGE BUILDING IN W OF THE AREA TUE INTO TUE NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-292345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-292345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-292345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 25 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ905-292345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-292345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8
FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-292345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-292345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-292345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
231 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6
TO 10 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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