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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 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.

PZZ898-082145-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE OVER THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE A COLD FRONT MOVES
E OVER THE WATERS. STRONG LOW PRES WILL APPROACH THE WASHINGTON
WATERS FRIDAY...THEN TRACK E ACROSS THE NRN WASHINGTON WATERS FRI
NIGHT AND SAT. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN RAPIDLY AS IT MOVES INLAND
LATER SAT INTO SAT NIGHT. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL PERSIST JUST N OF
THE WATERS SAT NIGHT...THEN SINK S INTO THE WASHINGTON WATERS SUN
WHILE AN AREA OF LOW PRES FORMS ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST. THE
LOW WILL MOVE INLAND SUNDAY NIGHT WHILE THE TROUGH PERSISTS ACROSS
THE WASHINGTON WATERS. THE TROUGH OVER THE AREA WILL WEAKEN
MON AND MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-082145-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8
TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ900-082145-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN
BECOMING SE. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...WINDS DIMINISHING TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 21
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13
TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ805-082145-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS BECOMING
6 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO E TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ905-082145-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN
BECOMING SE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 15
TO 22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 21 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN
BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25
KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ810-082145-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...WINDS SHIFTING TO W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14
TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...WINDS VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS BECOMING 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-082145-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
14 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 20 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13
TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9
TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO NE 10 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING E TO NE
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-082145-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO 11
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ915-082145-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
151 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 18 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SHAW. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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