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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 302132
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
232 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

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

PZZ200-310430-
232 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC AND THERMAL LOW
PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL CONTINUE INTO THE
WEEKEND. THIS WILL PRODUCE GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND CHOPPY
WIND DRIVEN SEAS AT TIMES.



PZZ250-255-275-310430-
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 CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
232 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10
TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THU
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY
MORNING FOG.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

FRI
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT. 



PZZ270-310430-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
232 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

THU
N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS
NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS NW 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

SAT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS
NW 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS NW 4 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT.

MON
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT. 



PZZ210-310430-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
232 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 1 TO 3 FT THROUGH THURSDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 FT DURING THE EBBS
AROUND 8 PM TONIGHT...AND 745 AM THURSDAY.



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