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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 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.

PZZ898-230415-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
WILL PASS S ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A WEAKENING LOW
PRES CENTER WILL TRACK S WHILE REMAINING JUST W OF THE AREA
THU...THEN DISSIPATE THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL TRACK S ACROSS
THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE S OF THE AREA SAT.
A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD E INTO THE WATERS SAT INTO SAT
NIGHT...THEN WEAKEN SUN. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL THEN DEVELOP AND
PERSIST NEAR THE WASHINGTON AND OREGON COASTS SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT...WHILE A DEVELOPING LOW PASSES S OF THE AREA

$$

PZZ800-230415-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO
NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-230415-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ805-230415-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ905-230415-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ810-230415-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8
TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ910-230415-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO
8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ815-230415-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE SUN NIGHT...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7
TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO
9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ915-230415-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
802 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.SAT...WINDS SHIFTING TO E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER HOLLEY. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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