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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 292227
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
227 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

PZZ200-300645-
227 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

HIGH PRES IS BUILDING BACK OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND WILL
REMAIN OVER THE PAC NW THROUGH SAT. THE PATTERN WILL BECOME
MORE ACTIVE BY THE END OF THE WEEKEND WITH A FRONT CROSSING THE
WATERS ON SUN...AND ANOTHER SYSTEM APPROACHING THE WATERS BY
TUE.



PZZ250-255-270-275-300645-
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-
227 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.

FRI
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

SAT
NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

SUN
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
W SWELL 6 FT. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. 



PZZ210-300645-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
227 PM PST THU JAN 29 2015

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 5 FT TONIGHT AND FRIDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 7 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND
1 AM FRIDAY...AND TO 8 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 130 PM FRIDAY.



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