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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 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.

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216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE
WATERS WILL WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE OVER THE E PORTION TONIGHT.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS THU AND WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS LATE THU INTO EARLY FRI. AN AREA OF LOW
PRES WILL PASS NW OF THE WATERS AND PUSH A LOW PRES TROUGH THROUGH
THE WATERS LATE FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD NE
OVER THE WATERS FRI NIGHT INTO EARLY SAT. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE REGION LATER SAT AND SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL
FOLLOW...MOVE OVER THE NW PORTION SUN...STALL THERE SUN
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-111100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY...THEN
BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO
SE. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 15 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13
TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO
11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ900-111100-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S 30 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 18
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14
TO 17 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13
FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ805-111100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S 25 TO 30
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12
TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ905-111100-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S 25
TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 18 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-111100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 16 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING
12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11
TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-111100-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 15 TO 18 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14
FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ815-111100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7
TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ915-111100-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
216 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...THEN
BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 16 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11
TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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