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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 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.

PZZ898-262200-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT 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 MOVE E AND CLEAR THE WATERS LATER WED
INTO WED NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED NIGHT INTO
THU NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-262200-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 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 SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8
TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ900-262200-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN EARLY.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING S 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 14 FT.
.WED...WINDS INCREASING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9
TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ805-262200-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 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 SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11
FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ905-262200-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9
TO 13 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO
NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ810-262200-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-262200-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-262200-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
9 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-262200-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
246 AM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8
TO 12 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11
FT.
.THU...WINDS VEERING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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