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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 182107
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
207 PM PDT Tue Sep 18 2018

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

PZZ200-191130-
207 PM PDT Tue Sep 18 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

High pressure trough tonight with low pressure to the south. A
weakening cold front moves across the waters Wednesday. A warm
front is expected Thursday followed by a cold front on Friday.



PZZ250-270-191130-
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-
207 PM PDT Tue Sep 18 2018

TONIGHT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves NW
2 ft at 4 seconds. SW swell 3 ft at 15 seconds, shifting to the
W at 13 seconds.

WED
NW wind to 5 kt, becoming W with gusts to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves W 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 3 ft at
12 seconds. Chance of showers.

WED NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt, easing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 4 ft at
11 seconds.

THU
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Gusts to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves SW 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 3 ft at 10 seconds. Chance
of showers.

THU NIGHT
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 3 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 4 ft at 8 seconds. Chance of rain.

FRI
SW wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves
3 ft. W swell 6 ft. Chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
SW wind 5 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 6 ft.
Chance of showers.

SAT
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 4 ft.

SUN
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 4 ft. 



PZZ255-275-191130-
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
207 PM PDT Tue Sep 18 2018

TONIGHT
N wind 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt, easing
to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves N 3 ft at 5 seconds.
SW swell 3 ft at 15 seconds, shifting to the W at 13 seconds.

WED
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Gusts to 15 kt early in the morning.
Wind waves NW 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 3 ft at 12 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Gusts to 15 kt in the evening.
Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 4 ft at 11 seconds.

THU
SW wind 5 kt. Wind waves SW 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell
3 ft at 10 seconds.

THU NIGHT
NW wind 5 to 10 kt, backing to S after midnight.
Wind waves SW 1 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 3 ft at 8 seconds.

FRI
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 5 ft.
Chance of rain.

FRI NIGHT
W wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt. Wind waves
2 ft. W swell 6 ft. Chance of showers.

SAT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 4 ft.

SUN
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 4 ft. 



PZZ210-191130-
Columbia River Bar-
207 PM PDT Tue Sep 18 2018

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL

* GENERAL SEAS...1 to 3 feet.
* FIRST EBB...Around 115 AM Wednesday. Seas building to 3 ft.
* SECOND EBB...Around 145 PM Wednesday. Seas building to 3 ft.
* THIRD EBB...Around 215 AM Thursday. Seas building to 3 ft.



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