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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
720 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.

PZZ898-120600-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL
LIFT NE OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL THEN APPROACH
THE WATERS FROM THE W 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.

$$

PZZ800-120600-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS...TSTMS AND CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ900-120600-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
15 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING
11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ805-120600-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO
16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO
16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14
FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ905-120600-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14
TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO
17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ810-120600-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN
EARLY...THEN AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VSBY LESS THAN 1 NM.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12
TO 14 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ910-120600-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
12 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.

$$

PZZ815-120600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF 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
BECOMING 14 TO 16 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS...SHOWERS...TSTMS AND AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 14 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10
TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8
TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ915-120600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
720 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13
TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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