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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 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.

PZZ898-021815-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A LOW PRES TROUGH
ALONG THE OREGON COAST WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT. WEAK LOW PRES
WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE TROUGH TONIGHT AND MOVE N ALONG THE OREGON
AND WASHINGTON COASTS TONIGHT THROUGH MON MORNING. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE E AND SE ACROSS THE REGION MON AND MON NIGHT. A HIGH
PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD W AND SW OF THE AREA TUE INTO THU
NIGHT...THEN MOVE INTO THE NW WATERS FRI AND FRI NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-021815-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ900-021815-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING NW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-021815-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ905-021815-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ810-021815-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ910-021815-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT.

$$

PZZ815-021815-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 7
TO 8 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-021815-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
855 PM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT.

$$

.FORECASTER ROWLAND. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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