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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 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.

PZZ898-262215-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...STRONG LOW PRES W
OF VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE N WATERS TODAY AND E
OF THE REGION TONIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING ALONG THE OREGON COAST
MON. A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE WATERS WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA
THIS MORNING. A TROUGH WILL PASS SE OVER THE AREA MON NIGHT INTO
TUE. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD NE OVER THE WATERS TUE THROUGH
WED...THEN WEAKEN WED NIGHT THROUGH THU AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-262215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 13
FT.

$$

PZZ900-262215-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
10 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-262215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ905-262215-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
N. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-262215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-262215-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 17
FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO
12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ815-262215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-262215-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
125 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER KOSIER. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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