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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 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.

PZZ898-100630-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE SW EARLY TODAY...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE ACROSS
THE WATERS LATER TODAY INTO TONIGHT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH BY EARLY WED AND WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INTO THE AREA WED
INTO WED NIGHT. YET ANOTHER STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE
WATERS THU AND WEAKEN AS IT MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS THU NIGHT INTO
EARLY FRI. LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE NW WATERS LATE FRI AND MOVE
TOWARDS VANCOUVER ISLAND FRI NIGHT. AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT. A HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL
BRIEFLY MOVE NE OVER THE WATERS FRI NIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE REGION SAT INTO SAT NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-100630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10
TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
13 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ900-100630-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

$$

PZZ805-100630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING
SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
12 FT.

$$

PZZ905-100630-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG
EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ810-100630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
12 FT.

$$

PZZ910-100630-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

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


$$

PZZ815-100630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-100630-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
804 AM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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