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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 301604
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
904 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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

PZZ200-302230-
904 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

LOW PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE FAR NORTHEAST PACIFIC THROUGH
MID-WEEK. A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES CROSSES THE WATERS BRINGING
PERIODS OF STEEP SEAS.



PZZ250-270-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
904 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM PDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MON
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN.

TUE
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT
5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.

THU
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT. 



PZZ255-275-302230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
904 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

MON
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S
4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

TUE
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W AT 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.

THU
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT. 



PZZ210-302230-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
904 AM PDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 615 PM THIS EVENING...AND TO 10 FT
WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 630 AM
MONDAY MORNING.



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