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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 062233
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
233 PM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

PZZ200-070645-
233 PM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

STUBBORN HIGH PRESSURE PREVAILS OVER THE NE PAC THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. AN UPPER LOW IN THE CENTRAL PAC EARLY NEXT WEEK WILL
DRIFT TOWARD THE N CALIFORNIA AND S OREGON COAST DURING THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.



PZZ250-255-270-275-070645-
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-
233 PM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

TONIGHT
SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

SAT
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

WED
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT. 



PZZ210-070645-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
233 PM PST FRI MAR 6 2015

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY REACH 6 FT DURING THE EBBS WHICH WILL OCCUR
AROUND 515 PM THIS EVENING AND 545 AM SAT MORNING.



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