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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 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.

PZZ898-281800-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A HIGH PRES RIDGE
WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE WATERS TONIGHT AS A LOW PRES TROUGH
INTENSIFIES ALONG THE OREGON COAST. THE TROUGH AND HIGH WILL BOTH
WEAKEN WED INTO WED NIGHT AS A WEAK LOW PRES SYSTEM APPROACHES THE
REGION FROM THE NW. THE WEAK LOW WILL SLOWLY CROSS THE NRN PORTION
THU INTO FRI...AND THEN DISSIPATE AS IT APPROACHES THE WASHINGTON
COAST FRI NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW PRES CENTER WILL MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS
THE WATERS SAT THROUGH SUN. A STRONG LOW WILL APPROACH FROM THE W
SUN NIGHT.

$$

PZZ800-281800-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E EARLY. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO NE EARLY.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ900-281800-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ805-281800-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 6 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
20 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ905-281800-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ810-281800-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT EARLY.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ910-281800-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N EARLY. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ815-281800-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
EARLY. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ915-281800-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
840 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW EARLY.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT
EARLY. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT EARLY.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW EARLY. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER NOLT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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