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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 090502
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
902 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

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

PZZ200-091130-
902 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

HIGH PRES OVER THE WRN UNITED STATES WILL RESULT IN AN OFFSHORE
WIND PATTERN INTO EARLY TUE. A WARM FRONT WILL BRING INCREASING
OUT OF THE SOUTH ON TUE. WEATHER PATTERN BECOMES ACTIVE AGAIN WED
THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND.



PZZ250-255-091130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM
PST THIS EVENING...

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES E
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TUE
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES SE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

WED
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES SE 1 FT AT
4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 5 FT
AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

FRI
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. 



PZZ270-275-091130-
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-
902 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

TUE
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SE
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

WED
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. SW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES SE 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL W 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

FRI
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.

SAT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. 



PZZ210-091130-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
902 PM PST MON FEB 8 2016

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS AROUND 6 TO 8 FT THIS
THROUGH TONIGHT...FALLING TO 4 TO 6 FT TUESDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 515 AM
TUESDAY MORNING...AND TO 9 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 515 PM TUESDAY.



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