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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KPQR

FZUS56 KPQR 191632
CWFPQR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
832 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

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

PZZ200-192345-
832 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST

Low pressure north of the waters weakens today and tonight.
Another low pressure system approaches from the northwest
Saturday morning, and will bring a frontal system across the
waters late Saturday night through Sunday morning. Weak high
pressure moves across the waters Monday before the next low
moves near or across the waters Monday night and Tuesday.



PZZ250-270-192345-
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-
832 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts up to 30 kt. Wind waves SW
5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 20 ft at 15 seconds, subsiding to 17
ft at 14 seconds by the afternoon.

TONIGHT
W wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, becoming SW
15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves W 4
ft at 6 seconds. W swell 17 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves S 6 ft at 8 seconds. W
swell 16 ft at 14 seconds, subsiding to 13 ft at 13 seconds in
the afternoon. 

SAT NIGHT
S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, rising to
30 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt after midnight. Combined seas
21 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds.

SUN
SW wind 35 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt, easing to 20 to
25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 24 ft with a dominant
period of 14 seconds in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves SW 5 ft at
7 seconds. W swell 16 ft at 15 seconds. 

MON
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 14 ft.

TUE
S wind 25 to 30 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 12 ft.



PZZ255-275-192345-
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
832 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves SW 4
ft at 6 seconds. W swell 19 ft at 15 seconds, subsiding to 16 ft
at 14 seconds by the afternoon.

TONIGHT
W wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt, easing to 10
to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves W 4 ft at 5 seconds. W
swell 16 ft at 14 seconds.

SAT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves SW 6 ft at 7 seconds. W
swell 16 ft at 14 seconds, subsiding to 13 ft at 13 seconds in
the afternoon. 

SAT NIGHT
S wind 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt, rising to
30 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt after midnight. Combined seas
20 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds.

SUN
S wind 35 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt, becoming SW
20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 24 ft with a
dominant period of 14 seconds, subsiding to 19 ft with a
dominant period of 15 seconds in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves SW 4 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 16 ft at
15 seconds. 

MON
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 14 ft.

TUE
S wind 25 to 30 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Combined seas 12 ft.



PZZ210-192345-
Columbia River Bar-
832 AM PST Fri Jan 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
Combined seas around 16 ft this morning
subsiding to 12 ft tonight. However, seas will temporarily
build to 17 ft with breakers likely during the ebb around 6 pm
this evening. Seas to 15 ft with breakers possible can be
expected with the ebb around 645 am Sat.



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