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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 242118
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
218 PM PDT Thu May 24 2018

Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon
and westward 60 NM

PZZ200-251130-
218 PM PDT Thu May 24 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

High pressure over the northeast Pacific and lower pressure
over northern California will maintain northerly winds over the
waters for much of the next week.



PZZ250-255-270-275-251130-
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-
218 PM PDT Thu May 24 2018

TONIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N
2 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 5 ft at 11 seconds.

FRI
NW wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves NW
3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy drizzle
in the morning.

FRI NIGHT
NW wind 15 kt, easing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 4 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy drizzle after midnight.

SAT
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves NW 1 ft at 4 seconds. W
swell 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy drizzle.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 10 kt. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. W
swell 4 ft at 8 seconds.

SUN
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind
waves 4 ft. W swell 6 ft.

MON
NW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 6 ft.

TUE
NW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. NW swell 8 ft. 



PZZ210-251130-
Columbia River Bar-
218 PM PDT Thu May 24 2018

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
Combined seas 3 to 5 ft through Friday
night. However, seas will temporarily build to near 7 ft during
the ebb around 230 AM Friday and to near 6 ft during the ebbs
around 245 PM Friday and 315 AM Saturday.



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