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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KPQR 222142
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
242 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

PZZ200-230415-
242 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN WELL OFFSHORE WITH LOW PRES
INLAND...PRODUCING NW BREEZES THAT WILL LAST THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK.



PZZ250-270-230415-
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-
242 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.

MON
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.

MON NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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



PZZ255-275-230415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
242 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SAT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

SUN NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

TUE
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

WED
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT. 



PZZ210-230415-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
242 PM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT THROUGH SATURDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 FT DURING THE EBB
AROUND 915 PM TONIGHT...AND TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 915 AM
SATURDAY MORNING.



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