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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 250348
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
848 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WASHINGTON TO FLORENCE OREGON
AND WESTWARD 60 NM

PZZ200-251045-
848 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A LOW PRES SYSTEM CONTINUES TO MOVE INTO CENTRAL BRITISH COLUMBIA
THIS EVENING. UNSTABLE AIR MASS WILL REMAIN OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH FRI. NEXT FRONT WILL ARRIVE SAT EVENING WITH
ANOTHER ROUND OF GUSTY S WINDS.



PZZ250-255-270-275-251045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
848 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

FRI
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS DECREASING.

SAT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT... BECOMING
W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

MON
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

TUE
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. 



PZZ210-251045-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
848 PM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
SEAS 9 TO 10 FT THIS EVENING...THEN 8 TO 9
FT LATER TONIGHT AND FRI. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO
14 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 215 AM FRI...AND TO 13
FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 245 PM FRI.



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