204  
FZUS56 KPQR 172100  
CWFPQR  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
200 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WASHINGTON TO FLORENCE OREGON  
AND WESTWARD 60 NM  
 
PZZ200-181230-  
200 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NE PACIFIC AND THERMAL LOW PRESSURE OVER  
NW CALIFORNIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK. THIS WILL  
MAINTAIN OUR NORTHERLY WIND PATTERN, WITH RATHER BREEZY  
CONDITIONS LIKELY THE MIDDLE TO LATER PART OF THE WEEK,  
ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.  
 

 
 
PZZ250-270-181230-  
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-  
200 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT, RISING TO  
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT  
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WED
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND  
WAVES NW 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY  
DRIZZLE AND FOG IN THE MORNING.    
WED NIGHT
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND  
WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.    
THU
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW  
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND  
WAVES NW 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL  
7 FT.    
SAT
 
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.    
SUN
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ255-275-181230-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-  
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-  
200 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY  
AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT, BECOMING 20 KT.  
WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.  
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
WED
 
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.  
PATCHY MORNING FOG.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT, RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT  
8 SECONDS.    
THU
 
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT, RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT  
7 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES  
N 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.  
NW SWELL 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES  
5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.    
SAT
 
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.    
SUN
 
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ210-181230-  
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
200 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
   
IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
 
COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT TONIGHT AND  
WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER, SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 6 FT WITH BREAKERS  
POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB CURRENTS AROUND 930 PM THIS EVENING, 945  
AM WEDNESDAY MORNING AND 1030 PM WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
 

 
 
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