799  
FZUS56 KPQR 200314  
CWFPQR  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WASHINGTON TO FLORENCE OREGON  
AND WESTWARD 60 NM  
 
PZZ200-201015-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST
 
 
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL LINGER OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT,  
THEN A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FRIDAY. ANOTHER STRONG  
FRONTAL SYSTEM ARRIVES FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY BRINGING THE  
CHANCES FOR GALES AGAIN POSSIBLY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH  
PRESSURE BUILDS THROUGH THE FIRST FEW DAYS OF NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
 
PZZ250-201015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT  
10 NM-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PDT  
FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE  
SATURDAY NIGHT...  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT, BECOMING 15 KT  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 19 FT  
AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
FRI
 
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W  
6 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF TSTMS  
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT, BECOMING  
S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W  
SWELL 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS, SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT, VEERING TO S IN  
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 6 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 13 FT AT  
13 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE  
EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 17 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
11 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN
 
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES  
4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT. RAIN.   
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL  
12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.    
TUE
 
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ270-201015-  
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO  
60 NM-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PDT  
FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE  
SATURDAY NIGHT...  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W  
6 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
FRI
 
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W  
8 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 18 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF TSTMS  
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT, BECOMING  
S 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS  
16 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SAT
 
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT, BECOMING SW  
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS  
17 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS IN THE MORNING.  
RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED  
SEAS 19 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN
 
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT.  
RAIN LIKELY.    
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES  
3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.    
TUE
 
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ255-201015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE  
SATURDAY NIGHT...  
   
TONIGHT
 
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES  
SW 6 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND  
A CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
FRI
 
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W  
6 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF TSTMS  
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT, BECOMING  
S 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S  
5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS, SUBSIDING TO  
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SAT
 
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES S 7  
FT AT 8 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS, BECOMING W 15 FT  
AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS  
19 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN
 
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.  
W SWELL 16 FT. RAIN.   
SUN NIGHT
 
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES  
2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.    
MON
 
NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.    
TUE
 
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ275-201015-  
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY  
AFTERNOON...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH  
FRIDAY EVENING...  
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE  
SATURDAY NIGHT...  
   
TONIGHT
 
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W  
7 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A  
CHANCE OF TSTMS.    
FRI
 
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND  
WAVES W 7 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE  
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT, BECOMING  
S 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS  
18 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SAT
 
SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT, BECOMING 30 KT IN  
THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 17 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
13 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SAT NIGHT
 
SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED  
SEAS 20 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN
 
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES  
7 FT. W SWELL 16 FT. RAIN.   
SUN NIGHT
 
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL  
12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
MON
 
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.    
TUE
 
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ210-201015-  
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
814 PM PDT THU OCT 19 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT  
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
 
COMBINED SEAS 19 FT TONIGHT SUBSIDING TO  
15 FT FRI. HOWEVER, SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 20 FEET WITH  
DURING THE EBB AROUND 615 AM EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND TO 18 FT  
WITH BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 630 PM FRIDAY  
EVENING.  
 

 
 
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