National Weather Service Portland OR
2:53 AM Tuesday October 17.
.small craft advisory for winds in effect until 1 pm this afternoon, , small craft advisory for hazardous seas in effect through this evening, , gale warning in effect from late tonight through wednesday evening, today, south wind 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 20 knots, becoming southwest 20 to 25 knots in the morning, then becoming northwest 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 20 knots in the afternoon. wind waves southwest 5 feet at 6 seconds, shifting to the northwest 4 feet at 4 seconds in the afternoon. west swell 9 feet at 11 seconds. rain. tonight, northeast wind 5 to 10 knots, becoming south 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 20 knots after midnight. wind waves northeast 2 feet at 4 seconds, shifting to the south 4 feet at 4 seconds after midnight. west swell 9 feet at 11 seconds. chance of rain after midnight. wednesday, south wind 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 35 knots, rising to 30 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots in the afternoon. combined seas 13 feet dominant period 10 seconds. rain. wednesday night, south wind 30 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots, becoming southwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots after midnight. combined seas 14 feet dominant period 11 seconds. rain. thursday, southwest wind 20 to 25 knots. wind waves southwest 5 feet at 6 seconds. west swell 13 feet at 11 seconds, building to 20 feet at 15 seconds in the afternoon. rain. thursday night, southwest wind 15 to 20 knots. wind waves southwest 4 feet at 5 seconds. west swell 22 feet at 17 seconds. showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. friday, southwest wind 15 to 20 knots. wind waves 4 feet. west swell 19 feet. saturday, south wind 25 to 30 knots. combined seas 20 feet.