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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 300916
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
216 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

PZZ200-301630-
216 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
REMAIN THROUGH FRI. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SAT
MORNING. HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W SAT AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUN.



PZZ250-270-301630-
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-
216 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

FRI
S WIND TO 5 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
11 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT.

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



PZZ255-275-301630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
216 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

FRI
E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 19 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT. 



PZZ210-301630-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
216 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
COMBINED SEAS 10 FT EARLY THIS MORNING
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT BY TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY
BUILD TO 13 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 7 AM THIS
MORNING...AND TO 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB
AROUND 730 PM THU EVENING.



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