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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 281029
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

PZZ200-281715-
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

LOW PRESSURE OVER THE S OREGON COASTAL WATERS WILL CONTINUE TO
DROP TO S AND MOVE INLAND OVER CALIFORNIA TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL
BUILD ACROSS OVER THE NE PAC AND INTO THE PAC NW TODAY AND
TONIGHT...AND REMAIN INTACT THROUGH A GOOD PART OF NEXT WEEK.
HOWEVER...A WEAK FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE REGION SUN NIGHT.



PZZ250-255-281715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

TODAY
N TO NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT OVERNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

SUN
NE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. RAIN AT TIMES.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS.

TUE
NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

WED
NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.



PZZ270-281715-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM
PST THIS MORNING...

TODAY
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4
FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT OVERNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. RAIN.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8
SECONDS.

TUE
NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

WED
NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.



PZZ275-281715-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM
PST THIS MORNING...

TODAY
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. RAIN.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS.

TUE
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

WED
N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.



PZZ210-281715-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
229 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 5 FT TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 4
FT TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 7 FT DURING THE EBBS
WHICH WILL OCCUR AROUND 1 PM TODAY...AND AGAIN 145 AM SUN.



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