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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 241649
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
849 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

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

PZZ200-242315-
849 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A SERIES OF WEAK LOW PRES SYSTEMS DROPPING DOWN FROM THE BC
COAST WILL KEEP THE WEATHER UNSETTLED AND A BIT SQUALLY THROUGH
SUN OR MON. HIGHER PRES OVER THE NE PAC IS EXPECTED TO BUILD
INTO THE PAC NW NEXT TUE OR WED.



PZZ250-255-270-275-242315-
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-
849 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

TODAY
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
SE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

SAT
E WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W AT 4 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.

SUN
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

TUE
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT. 



PZZ210-242315-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
849 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT THROUGH SAT
MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 8 FT DURING THE
EBBS...WHICH WILL OCCUR AROUND 330 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 4 AM
EARLY SAT MORNING.



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