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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 192215
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
215 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020

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

PZZ200-201230-
215 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

A weak front moves over the waters tonight. A stronger cold
front will move over the waters Mon evening through Tue and will
likely produce gale force wind. Yet another frontal system is
expected to move across the waters Wednesday.



PZZ250-255-201230-
Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
215 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves SE 5 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds. 

MON
S wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves S
4 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds.

MON NIGHT
SE wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas
13 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds.

TUE
S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas
18 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds. Showers and a
slight chance of tstms.

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, easing to
15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves SW 5 ft at 6 seconds. W
swell 16 ft at 14 seconds.

WED
S wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves 7 ft.
W swell 11 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 6 ft.
Rain.

THU
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 8 ft.

FRI
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 11 ft. 



PZZ270-275-201230-
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-
215 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves S
5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 10 ft at 12 seconds. 

MON
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 30 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves S 6 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 12 ft at 15
seconds.

MON NIGHT
S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Combined
seas 15 ft with a dominant period of 16 seconds.

TUE
SW wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas
19 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds. Showers and a
slight chance of tstms.

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 30 kt in the evening.
Wind waves SW 6 ft at 7 seconds. W swell 18 ft at 14 seconds,
subsiding to 15 ft at 14 seconds after midnight.

WED
SW wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas
14 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
S wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves
8 ft. W swell 6 ft. Rain.

THU
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.

FRI
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 12 ft. 



PZZ210-201230-
Columbia River Bar-
215 PM PST Sun Jan 19 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


IN THE MAIN CHANNEL

- GENERAL SEAS....10 to 12 ft, easing to 7 to 9 ft this evening
  through Monday morning. Seas building to 10 ft Monday
  afternoon. 

- FIRST EBB...Around 1245 AM Monday. Seas to 12 ft.

- SECOND EBB...Around 115 PM Monday. Seas to 13 ft with breakers
  possible. 

- THIRD EBB...Around 145 AM Tuesday. Seas to 12 ft.



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