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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 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.

PZZ898-090345-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE OVER THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT FOLLOWED BY A COLD
FRONT MOVING E OVER THE WATERS. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE
WASHINGTON WATERS FRI...THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE NRN WASHINGTON
WATERS FRI NIGHT AND SAT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES
INLAND LATER SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST
JUST N OF THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN SINK S INTO THE WASHINGTON
WATERS SUN WHILE AN AREA OF LOW PRES FORMS ALONG THE WASHINGTON
COAST. THE LOW WILL MOVE INLAND SUN NIGHT WHILE THE TROUGH
PERSISTS ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS. THE TROUGH OVER THE AREA
WILL WEAKEN MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-090345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW AND
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10
FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-090345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW AND DIMINISHING TO
20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT...BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-090345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8
TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ905-090345-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 15 TO 22 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-090345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
14 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-090345-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 20 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO
16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-090345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ915-090345-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
752 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER CLARK. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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