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Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

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.

PZZ898-241100-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...A rapidly moving 
strong cold front will approach the northern waters tonight, 
then move across the waters into Sun, before moving south of the 
area Sun night. A high pressure ridge will build to the W of the 
waters Sun night and Mon, then move across the area Mon night. 
Another rapidly moving cold front will sweep southwards across 
the waters Monday night and Tue, followed by a large low pressure
system that will linger over the waters Tue through Thu night.

$$

PZZ800-241100-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 5 to 15 kt, then
becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft.
.SUN...NW winds increasing to 40 to 50 kt, then diminishing to 35
to 45 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds becoming 30 to 35 kt, then diminishing to 20
to 30 kt. Seas becoming 16 to 20 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 15 to 18 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 13 to 16 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds increasing to 35 to 45 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 35 to 45 kt, diminishing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas
building to 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...Winds shifting to E to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 14
ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ900-241100-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt, then
becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 14 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 17 to 20 ft. Scattered showers and tstms.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then becoming S
20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 17 ft.
.TUE...S to SE winds increasing to 35 to 45 kt. Seas subsiding to
11 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W 15 to 25 kt, then becoming W to
SW 5 to 15 kt. Seas building to 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...Winds increasing to N 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 9 to 14 ft.
.THU...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 8 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ805-241100-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.SUN...Winds increasing to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 12 to
20 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 18 to 20 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 16 to 18 ft.
Scattered showers and tstms.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming S to SW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas becoming 14 to 17 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 35 to 45 kt. Seas becoming 12 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W to SW 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
S to SE. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 13 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 16
ft.
.THU...Winds shifting to N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 
8 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ905-241100-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt, then
becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft, building to 9 to 15 ft.
Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas building to 12 to 20 ft.
Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt, diminishing to 25 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 18 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas subsiding to 13
to 18 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt, then becoming W to NW 20
to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 12 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 5 to 15 kt, then becoming
S to SE. Seas building to 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
14 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 15
ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20
kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ810-241100-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.SUN...Winds increasing to NW 25 to 35 kt, then becoming 25 to 30
kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft. Scattered showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 17 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 18 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
becoming 14 to 17 ft.
.TUE...Winds increasing to S 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S to
SE. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
becoming 13 to 18 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
subsiding to 9 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to
11 ft.

$$

PZZ910-241100-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt, then
becoming NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas building to 11 to 19 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 19 to 20 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW. Seas subsiding
to 14 to 18 ft.
.TUE...S winds increasing to 30 to 40 kt, then becoming W to NW 20
to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to 15 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to S to SW 10 to 15 kt, then
becoming S to SE. Seas becoming 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt, then becoming NE 20
to 30 kt. Seas building to 15 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 17
ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 10 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 11 ft.

$$

PZZ815-241100-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 10 ft.
.SUN...Winds increasing to NW 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 11 to
18 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 17 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 18 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 15 to 18 ft.
.TUE...Winds increasing to S 30 to 40 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to
16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Winds diminishing to W 5 to 15 kt, then becoming S 10
to 20 kt. Seas 13 to 14 ft.
.WED...S to SE winds increasing to 20 to 30 kt, then becoming S to
SW. Seas becoming 13 to 21 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13
to 20 ft.
.THU...Winds veering to N to NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 9 to
15 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 9 to 12 ft.

$$

PZZ915-241100-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
128 PM PST Sat Jan 23 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas building to
11 to 19 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas becoming 18 to 19 ft.
Scattered showers.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 18 to 20 ft. Scattered showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas becoming 15 to 19 ft.
.TUE...Winds increasing to S to SW 25 to 35 kt, then becoming W to
SW. Seas subsiding to 13 to 16 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds diminishing to 10 to 20 kt, then
becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Seas becoming 13 to 19 ft.
.WED...Winds shifting to E to SE 15 to 25 kt, then becoming N to
NE 20 to 30 kt. Seas building to 15 to 23 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas subsiding to 13 to 19 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas subsiding to 11 to 16 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
subsiding to 8 to 12 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.