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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 250412 AAA
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Portland OR
912 PM PDT Sun Mar 24 2019

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

PZZ200-251145-
912 PM PDT Sun Mar 24 2019

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A low pres system offshore will push a front south to north
across the waters Monday. Weak offshore flow occurs Tuesday,
followed by unsettled conditions for the middle part of the
week.



PZZ250-255-251145-
Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
912 PM PDT Sun Mar 24 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM
PDT MONDAY THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

REST OF TONIGHT
E wind 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt. Wind waves
E 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of rain
after midnight.

MON
SE wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt, becoming S 15
to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves S 3
ft at 5 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.

MON NIGHT
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, easing to
10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves S
3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds. Secondary swell
SW 6 ft at 9 seconds. Showers likely.

TUE
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 3 ft at 4 seconds. W
swell 7 ft at 12 seconds. Secondary swell SW 5 ft at 8 seconds.
Chance of showers.

TUE NIGHT
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves NE 1 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds. Secondary swell S 4 ft
at 7 seconds.

WED
E wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft.
W swell 3 ft. Chance of rain.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft. W swell 4 ft.
Chance of showers.

THU
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 6 ft.

FRI
SE wind 5 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 5 ft. 



PZZ270-275-251145-
Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from 10 to
60 NM-Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
912 PM PDT Sun Mar 24 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM
PDT MONDAY THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

REST OF TONIGHT
E wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind
waves E 3 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. Chance
of rain.

MON
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves S
4 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds. Rain.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind
waves SW 3 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 7 ft at 13 seconds.
Secondary swell SW 6 ft at 9 seconds. Showers likely.

TUE
S wind 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves S 4 ft at
5 seconds. W swell 6 ft at 12 seconds. Secondary swell SW 5 ft
at 8 seconds. Chance of showers.

TUE NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 10 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves E 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 5 ft at
12 seconds. Secondary swell S 4 ft at 7 seconds. Chance of
rain.

WED
E wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft.
W swell 3 ft. Chance of rain.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell
4 ft. Chance of showers.

THU
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. NW swell 6 ft.

FRI
SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft. W swell 5 ft. 



PZZ210-251145-
Columbia River Bar-
912 PM PDT Sun Mar 24 2019

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL

- GENERAL SEAS...5 to 6 ft through Monday evening.

- FIRST EBB...Around 830 PM this evening. Seas to 8 ft.

- SECOND EBB...Strong ebb around 845 AM Monday. Seas to 9 ft.

- THIRD EBB...Around 915 PM Monday. Seas to 8 ft.



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