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FZPN25 KWBC 240912
OFFPZ5

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

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.

PZZ898-242115-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...High pressure will
continue to build in across the waters today and tonight. A cold
front will move SE from the Gulf of Alaska Sun morning and pass 
through the waters by Sun night. High pressure will build in 
across the waters again Mon into Tue. Another frontal system 
moving E will approach N and central waters Tue into Tue night 
and move into S waters Wed into Wed night. 

$$

PZZ800-242115-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to
20 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
9 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. 

$$

PZZ900-242115-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 20 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
9 to 13 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Seas
12 to 17 ft. 

$$

PZZ805-242115-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. Chance
of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming SW. Seas 9 to 13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft. 

$$

PZZ905-242115-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Chance of
rain. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 12 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft. 

$$

PZZ810-242115-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt, then,
becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt.
Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
Chance of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 14 to 16 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming SW 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to
13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 10 to 18 ft. 

$$

PZZ910-242115-
Cape Lookout to Florence, OR between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Seas
8 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 15 to 25 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft. Chance of rain. 
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 12 to 16 ft. 
.TUE...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 17 ft. 

$$

PZZ815-242115-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.MON...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 9 to 14 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming S to SW 25 to 35 kt.
Seas 9 to 16 ft. 

$$

PZZ915-242115-
Florence, OR to Point St. George between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

...GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE WED NIGHT...

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft. 
.SUN...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. Chance
of rain. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 16 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.
Last Update: Sat, 24-Feb-2024 09:13:45 UTC
Updates: Four times per day

FZPN26 KWBC 240912
OFFPZ6

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

California 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.

PZZ899-242115-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR CALIFORNIA WATERS...Low pressure will remain W and
SW of the waters today through Sun night. The low will begin to 
move NE towards and into the waters Mon into Mon night as it 
gradually weakens. A cold front will move S into the N waters Sun
night, passing the S waters by early Tue. High pressure will 
rebuild across the regional waters Tue into Wed. Another frontal 
system moving E will approach the N waters Wed night. 

$$

PZZ820-242115-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 14 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. 
.WED...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas
7 to 9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 

$$

PZZ920-242115-
Point St. George to Point Arena between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NW. Seas
7 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 13 ft. 
.TUE...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 8 to 10 ft. 
.WED...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft. 

$$

PZZ825-242115-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 60 NM and 150 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to NE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to
8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...N winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
6 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, building to
7 to 13 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 7 ft. 

$$

PZZ925-242115-
Point Arena to Pigeon Point between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming NE 5 to 15 kt,
then, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft. 
.SUN...E to NE winds 10 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to SW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 

$$

PZZ830-242115-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...E to SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas
5 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft, building
to 7 to 12 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ930-242115-
Pigeon Point to Point Piedras Blancas between 150 NM and 250 NM
offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming 5 to 15 kt. Seas
5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NE 15 to 25 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TUE...N winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming W to SW 10 to
20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ835-242115-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 60 NM and
150 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas
5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 5 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds less than 10 kt, increasing to 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to
7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming E to NE. Seas 7 to
12 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft. 
.WED...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 11 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ935-242115-
Point Piedras Blancas to Santa Cruz Island, CA between 150 NM
and 250 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming 10 to 20 kt. Seas
5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...N to NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 11 ft. 
.WED...N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ840-242115-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to San Clemente Island, CA between 60 NM
and 150 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming variable.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft, building to 8 to 12 ft. 
.TUE...E to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming N to NW 5 to 15 kt.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.WED...N to NW winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt. Seas
6 to 10 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ940-242115-
Santa Cruz Island, CA to 120W between 150 NM and 250 NM offshore-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...Variable winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming S to SE. Seas 6 to
9 ft. 
.TONIGHT...S to SE winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to
6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming S. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.TUE...NE winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. 
.WED...N winds 5 to 15 kt, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 

$$

PZZ945-242115-
San Clemente Island, CA to Guadalupe Island from 60 NM offshore
west to 120W-
112 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2024

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming NW, then,
becoming variable. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming variable. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming S to SW.
Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 15 kt, diminishing to less than 10 kt.
Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NW winds less than 10 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 

$$

.Forecaster Musonda. Ocean Prediction Center.
Last Update: Sat, 24-Feb-2024 09:14:08 UTC
Updates: Four times per day

FZPN02 KWBC 240525
HSFEPI

HIGH SEAS FORECAST FOR METAREA XII
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
0545 UTC SAT FEB 24 2024

CCODE/1:31:12:01:00/AOW+POR/NWS/CCODE
SUPERSEDED BY NEXT ISSUANCE IN 6 HOURS

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. 

ONLY YOU KNOW THE WEATHER AT YOUR POSITION. REPORT IT TO THE 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. EMAIL US AT 
VOSOPS@NOAA.GOV(LOWERCASE).

SECURITE

PACIFIC N OF 30N AND S OF 67N E OF A LINE FROM BERING STRAIT 
TO 50N 160E

ALL FORECASTS VALID OVER ICE FREE FORECAST WATERS

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 24. 
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 26.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING... 
.LOW 34N134W 996 MB MOVING SW 10 KT. WITHIN 240 NM NW SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 44N
BETWEEN 127W AND 148W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 30N137W 998 MB. WITHIN 180 NM NW QUADRANT
WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT. ELSEWHERE FROM 30N TO 40N
BETWEEN 135W AND 151W...AND WITHIN 300 NM N OF A FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM 34N135W TO 39N124W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 19 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW S OF AREA. FROM 30N TO 38N BETWEEN 132W AND
148W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.

...GALE WARNING... 
.COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER 56N152W 1010 MB MOVING E 20 KT AND
SECOND CENTER 58N154W 1010 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 840 NM S
QUADRANT OF FIRST CENTER WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 18 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER 56N138W 1004 MB
AND SECOND CENTER 60N146W 1000 MB. WITHIN 480 NM S AND 360 NM SW
QUADRANTS OF FIRST CENTER WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE FROM 50N130W TO 45N156W TO 55N163W WINDS 20
TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST COMPLEX LOW WITH FIRST CENTER INLAND 55N127W
993 MB AND SECOND CENTER 54N132W 1000 MB. WITHIN 300 NM SW
SEMICIRCLE OF SECOND CENTER WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 22 FT.
ELSEWHERE E OF A LINE FROM 45N140W TO 60N155W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 18 FT IN NW SWELL.

...GALE WARNING... 
.LOW S OF AREA NEAR 29N172W 1006 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. FROM 30N
TO 35N BETWEEN 157W AND 180W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
ELSEWHERE FROM 35N TO 45N BETWEEN 160W AND 170W WINDS 20 TO 30
KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN MIXED SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW S OF AREA NEAR 28N172W 1010 MB. WITHIN 660
NM NE QUADRANT WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 32N173W 1015 MB. FROM 30N TO 40N BETWEEN
162W AND 170W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 

...GALE WARNING... 
.LOW 58N171W 1001 MB MOVING NE 20 KT. WITHIN 300 NM E AND
SE...AND 420 NM SW QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 20
FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE WITH
LOW 60N146W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 58N177E 1000 MB MOVING E 15 KT. WITHIN 150 NM S SEMICIRCLE
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 59N171W 1019 MB. WITHIN 90 NM OF LOW CENTER
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW DISSIPATED. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 53N172E 1008 MB MOVING NE 10 KT. WITHIN 480 NM E AND 240 NM
S QUADRANTS WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 56N177E 1019 MB. CONDITIONS DIMINISHED.

...GALE WARNING... 
.LOW 40N165E 1005 MB MOVING NE 25 KT. W OF A LINE FROM 43N170E TO
39N177E TO 30N162E WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 47N175E 1003 MB. FROM 40N TO 50N BETWEEN
173W AND 173E...AND WITHIN 300 NM E AND SE OF A FRONT TO EXTEND
FROM THE LOW TO 40N170E TO 30N161E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO
15 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 120 NM W OF A LINE FROM 48N170E TO
40N166E TO 33N160E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 54N176W 996 MB. WITHIN 420 NM N AND NE
QUADRANTS WINDS 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE N OF A LINE
FROM 50N157W TO 43N170W TO 50N180W TO 53N177E...AND FROM 40N TO
51N BETWEEN 170E AND 177E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

...GALE WARNING...
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 33N160E 1015 MB. FROM 30N TO 38N BETWEEN
160E AND 164E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW 31N163E 1014 MB. W OF A LINE FROM 37N176E
TO THE LOW 30N160E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT.

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...
.LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY NW OF A LINE FROM 60N171W TO 
420N160E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N W OF
ALASKA...AND N OF A LINE FROM 44N160E TO 45N166E TO 50N170E. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST MODERATE TO HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE
FROM 58N167W TO 58N170W TO 61N176W. ELSEWHERE LIGHT TO MODERATE
FREEZING SPRAY N OF A LINE FROM 59N152W TO 56N160W TO 58N165W TO
57N172W TO 60N179W...AND N OF A LINE FROM 45N160E TO 50N170E.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.DENSE FOG. VSBY OCCASIONALLY LESS THAN 1 NM 	WITHIN 120 NM N 
OF
A LINE FROM 52N135W TO 55N143W TO 56N156W...FROM 40N TO 52N
BETWEEN 163W AND 172W...AND FROM 40N TO 45N BETWEEN 162E AND
168E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 56N TO 60N BETWEEN 134W AND
144W...WITHIN 120 NM N OF A LINE FROM 48N153W TO 43N170W...AND
FROM 44N TO 53N BETWEEN 174W AND 166E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST DENSE FOG FROM 42N TO 59N BETWEEN 154W AND
178E.

.FORECASTER HUFFMAN. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

E PACIFIC FROM THE EQUATOR TO 30N E OF 140W AND 03.4S TO THE
EQUATOR E OF 120W

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC SAT FEB 24.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC SUN FEB 25.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC MON FEB 26.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.COLD FRONT FROM 30N129W TO 21N140W. WITHIN 30N137W TO 30N140W 
TO 26N140W TO 26N139W TO 28N137W TO 30N137W NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 28N125W TO 30N123W TO 30N140W
TO 20N140W TO 20N137W TO 28N125W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 
12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.18 HOUR FORECAST COLD FRONT FROM 30N127W TO 18N140W. WITHIN 
30N138W TO 30N140W TO 29N140W TO 29N139W TO 29N138W TO 30N138W NW
WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 23 FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 30N134W TO
30N140W TO 25N140W TO 26N135W TO 27N134W TO 30N134W WINDS 20 TO 
30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. REMAINDER OF AREA WITHIN 27N123W TO 
30N124W TO 30N140W TO 15N140W TO 15N133W TO 27N123W WINDS 20 KT 
OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE...EXCEPT SEAS TO 26 FT NEAR
30N139W.
.36 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 28N136W 1002 MB WITH OCCLUDED 
FRONT FROM 28N136W TO NORTH OF THE AREA...THEN COLD FRONT FROM 
30N126W TO 15N135W. WITHIN 30N134W TO 30N140W TO 23N140W TO 
23N133W TO 30N134W W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 23 FT. 
ELSEWHERE WITHIN 30N124W TO 30N140W TO 09N140W TO 09N136W TO 
19N124W TO 30N124W E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN 
NW SWELL...HIGHEST SEAS NEAR 27N140W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW PRES NEAR 29N132W 1004 MB WITH OCCLUDED 
FRONT FROM 29N132W TO NORTH OF THE AREA...THEN COLD FRONT FROM 
30N125W TO 15N133W. WITHIN 30N129W TO 30N140W TO 23N140W TO 
23N131W TO 25N129W TO 30N129W NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17
FT. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 30N124W TO 30N140W TO 05N140W TO 08N128W TO
19N124W TO 30N124W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW TO
N SWELL.

...GALE WARNING...
.06 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 15N94W TO 16N94W TO 16N95W TO 14N96W TO
13N95W TO 15N94W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...NW TO N 
WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 16N95W TO 16N96W TO 15N96W TO 15N95W TO
16N95W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF TEHUANTEPEC...N WINDS 25 TO 35 
KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.42 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 15N94W TO 16N94W TO 16N95W TO 16N96W TO
14N96W TO 14N95W TO 15N94W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF 
TEHUANTEPEC...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 16N94W TO 16N95W TO 16N97W TO 14N98W TO
13N98W TO 13N96W TO 16N94W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF 
TEHUANTEPEC...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.WITHIN 10N99W TO 18N132W TO 15N140W TO 00N140W TO 03.4S120W TO
03S94W TO 10N99W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 08N132W TO 10N134W TO 13N140W TO 
03N140W TO 04N135W TO 08N132W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 8 FT IN N
TO NE SWELL. ELSEWHERE WITHIN 08N99W TO 13N117W TO 13N122W TO 
06N119W TO 05N107W TO 06N98W TO 08N99W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS 
8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 13N100W TO 13N110W TO 20N125W TO 
07N130W TO 03N105W TO 08N97W TO 13N100W WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS
8 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 11N86W TO 12N87W TO 12N88W TO 11N89W TO
10N88W TO 10N86W TO 11N86W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...NE
TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 12N87W TO 12N88W TO 10N93W TO 08N92W TO
08N90W TO 10N86W TO 12N87W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PAPAGAYO...E 
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.

.24 HOUR FORECAST WITHIN 07N78W TO 09N79W TO 09N80W TO 08N80W TO
06N81W TO 06N79W TO 07N78W...INCLUDING THE GULF OF PANAMA AND 
NEAR THE AZUERO PENINSULA...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS LESS THAN 
8 FT. 
.48 HOUR FORECAST LITTLE CHANGE.

.REMAINDER OF AREA WINDS 20 KT OR LESS. SEAS LESS THAN 8 FT.

CONVECTION VALID AT 0000 UTC SAT FEB 24...

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
TROUGH FROM 09N83W TO 03N112W. ITCZ FROM 03N112W TO 04N119W. 
SURFACE TROUGH ALONG 123W, SOUTH OF 09N. ITCZ FROM 04N126W TO 
BEYOND 01N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE FROM 03N TO 08N BETWEEN 92W 
AND 123W.

.FORECASTER DELGADO. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI

NORTH PACIFIC EQUATOR TO 30N BETWEEN 140W AND 160E

SYNOPSIS VALID 0000 UTC FEB 24 2024.
24 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 25 2024.
48 HOUR FORECAST VALID 0000 UTC FEB 26 2024.

.WARNINGS.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW 30N171W 1006 MB NEARLY STATIONARY. COLD FRONT FROM 30N168W
TO 25N166W TO 20N167W TO 15N171W MOVING SLOWLY. WINDS 30 TO 35
KT N OF 25N BETWEEN FRONT AND 160W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE
N OF 20N BETWEEN 180W AND 150W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG
TSTMS WITHIN 400 NM OF FRONT N OF 20N.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW 28N171W 1010 MB. OCCLUDED FRONT FROM LOW
TO 30N173W. COLD FRONT FROM 30N168W TO 25N166W TO 20N167W TO
15N171W MOVING SLOWLY. WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT N OF
20N BETWEEN FRONT AND 155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW WEAKENING N OF FORECAST AREA. COLD FRONT
WEAKENS TO STATIONARY TROUGH FROM 30N168W TO 25N167W TO 20N171W.
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 20N BETWEEN TROUGH AND 155W.

...GALE WARNING...
.LOW NE OF AREA MOVING SW SLOWLY. WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF 20N
E OF 150W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST LOW ENE OF AREA. WINDS 30 TO 35 KT N OF 28N
E OF 145W. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE N OF 20N E OF 155W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST LOW E OF AREA. WINDS 20 TO 30 KT N OF 20N
E OF 155W.

.SYNOPSIS AND FORECAST.

.48 HOUR FORECAST NEW COLD FRONT FROM 30N164E TO 22N160E.

.WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 05N TO 20N BETWEEN 160W AND 140W.
.24 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 05N TO 20N E OF 160W.
.48 HOUR FORECAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT FROM 05N TO 20N BETWEEN
150W AND 160W.

.WINDS 20 KT OR LESS REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SEAS 12 TO 15 FT N OF 25N BETWEEN 180W AND 160W... AND N
OF 25N E OF 142W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE FROM 05N TO 20N
W OF 170E...AND N OF 05N E OF 170E.
.24 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 20 FT N OF A LINE FROM 30N140W
TO 25N140W. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 25N E OF 175E.
.48 HOUR FORECAST SEAS 12 TO 18 FT N OF 20N E OF 150W. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE N OF 05N E OF 175W.

.SEAS 8 FT OR LOWER REMAINDER FORECAST AREA.

.SCATTERED MODERATE TSTMS WITHIN 210 NM OF LINE FROM 05N165E
TO 05N150W.



$$

.FORECASTER PECHACEK. HONOLULU HI.
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