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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 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.

PZZ898-112230-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
DEVELOP AND LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE W BY EARLY TONIGHT...CROSS THE
WATERS AS IT WEAKENS TONIGHT...AND THEN DISSIPATE NEAR THE COAST
EARLY FRI. A LOW PRES TROUGH WILL THEN CROSS THE WATERS LATER FRI
INTO FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRES BUILDS TO THE S OF THE REGION.
ANOTHER WARM FRONT WILL MOVE E AND NE ACROSS THE REGION SAT
AFTERNOON INTO SAT NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
SUN...AND THEN STALL OVER THE FAR NW PORTION SUN NIGHT. THE FRONT
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN OVER THE REGION MON INTO MON NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-112230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 12
TO 16 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. RAIN EARLY...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO
14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 12 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN W TO NW 15
TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN W TO SW 15 TO 20
KT LATE. 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.

$$

PZZ900-112230-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO S TO
SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 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.

$$

PZZ805-112230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ905-112230-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15
FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN. AREAS OF FOG.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS
OF FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 10 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 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.

$$

PZZ810-112230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ910-112230-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S EARLY...THEN...
BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 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.

$$

PZZ815-112230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

PZZ915-112230-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
152 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. AREAS OF
FOG EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO
20 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 MILLS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.


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