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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 072152
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
252 PM PDT Tue Apr 7 2020

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

PZZ200-081245-
252 PM PDT Tue Apr 7 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

High pressure over the waters will persist through the week. A
thermally induced trough along the north California and
southern Oregon coast brings small craft northerly winds to the
central Oregon waters today, and to the northern
Oregon/southern Washington waters Wednesday.



PZZ250-270-081245-
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-
252 PM PDT Tue Apr 7 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
N wind 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N 4 ft
at 5 seconds. NW swell 5 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
N wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves N 4
ft at 5 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves N 5 ft at
6 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
N wind 15 to 20 kt, rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves N 5 ft at 6 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at
12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves NW 5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 3 ft at
12 seconds.

FRI
NW wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves
3 ft. SW swell 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind
waves 3 ft. W swell 5 ft.

SAT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 7 ft.

SUN
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 5 ft. 



PZZ255-275-081245-
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
252 PM PDT Tue Apr 7 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves N 5 ft at 7 seconds.
N swell 6 ft at 16 seconds.

WED
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves N 5 ft at 6 seconds. N
swell 5 ft at 15 seconds.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves
N 6 ft at 7 seconds. N swell 4 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
N wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves N 6
ft at 7 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves
N 6 ft at 7 seconds. W swell 2 ft at 12 seconds.

FRI
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft.
SW swell 5 ft.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves
3 ft. W swell 5 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 6 ft.

SUN
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 5 ft. 



PZZ210-081245-
Columbia River Bar-
252 PM PDT Tue Apr 7 2020

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL

- GENERAL SEAS...2 to 4 ft through Wednesday.

- FIRST EBB... Strong ebb around 515 PM Tuesday, with seas near
  5 ft.

- SECOND EBB...Very strong around 545 AM Wednesday, with seas
  near 6 ft.

- THIRD EBB...Around 6 PM Wednesday, with seas near 5 ft.



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