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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 241652
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

PZZ200-242330-
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

Broad area of low pres will remain offshore for next several
days. Will see a break in the weather through early Sat. On
Sat, a strong low pres will approach the region from the
southwest, but stays well offshore as it moves towards
Vancouver Island through Sat night. However, a strong cold
front will swing across the coastal waters Sat night. Another
low pres area will pass well south of the region Sun night and
Mon.



PZZ275-242330-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves S 4
ft at 6 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of showers.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, easing to 10
to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves S 4 ft at 6 seconds. W
swell 7 ft at 9 seconds.

SAT
SE wind 15 to 20 kt, rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves SE 5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 7 ft at
10 seconds. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 30 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt, becoming
30 to 35 kt with gusts to 45 kt after midnight. Combined seas
18 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain.

SUN
SW wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt, easing to 15 to
20 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 18 ft with a dominant
period of 15 seconds. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 10 to 15 kt, veering to N after midnight.
Wind waves SW 6 ft at 8 seconds. W swell 13 ft at 15 seconds.
Showers.

MON
W wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 11 ft.

TUE
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 12 ft. 



PZZ270-242330-
Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from 10 to
60 NM-
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves S 5 ft at 7 seconds. W
swell 9 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of showers.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves S
5 ft at 7 seconds. W swell 9 ft at 9 seconds. Chance of showers
in the evening.

SAT
SE wind 10 to 15 kt, rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves SE 4 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 9 ft at
10 seconds. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 35 to 40 kt, easing to 30 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 20 ft with a dominant period of
12 seconds. Rain.

SUN
SW wind 25 to 30 kt, easing to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 21 ft with a dominant period of
14 seconds in the morning. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves SW 7 ft at 8 seconds. W swell 14 ft at
15 seconds. Showers likely.

MON
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 11 ft.

TUE
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 13 ft. 



PZZ250-255-242330-
Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

TODAY
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 4 ft at 5 seconds. W
swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Showers likely.

TONIGHT
SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves SE 4 ft at
5 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 9 seconds. Chance of showers in the
evening.

SAT
E wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves E 3 ft at 4 seconds. W
swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 25 to 30 kt, becoming S 30 to 35 kt after
midnight. Gusts to 45 kt. Combined seas 18 ft with a dominant
period of 12 seconds. Rain.

SUN
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning.
Combined seas 18 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 5 to 10 kt, veering to N after midnight.
Wind waves SW 6 ft at 7 seconds. W swell 12 ft at 15 seconds.
Showers.

MON
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 11 ft.

TUE
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 11 ft. 



PZZ210-242330-
Columbia River Bar-
852 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
Combined seas 6 to 7 ft today and
through Saturday morning. However, seas temporarily near 9 ft
during the ebb around 8 pm tonight, and to 8 ft during the ebb
around 915 am Saturday morning.



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