212  
FZUS56 KPQR 231045  
CWFPQR  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
245 AM PST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WASHINGTON TO FLORENCE OREGON  
AND WESTWARD 60 NM  
 
PZZ200-240015-  
245 AM PST FRI FEB 23 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST
 
 
A SERIES OF FRONTS WILL DROP SOUTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE NORTHEAST  
PACIFIC AND INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST THIS WEEKEND, WHICH WILL  
RESULT IN PERIODS OF GUSTY WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. A SIMILAR  
PATTERN SHOULD CONTINUE NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
 
PZZ250-270-240015-  
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-  
245 AM PST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE  
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS  
TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT  
16 SECONDS. RAIN.   
TONIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES W  
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
SAT
 
NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES NW 6  
FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 15 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES  
W 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES W 5  
FT AT 9 SECONDS. NW SWELL 17 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.   
SUN NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT, EASING  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 16 FT  
AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
MON
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT.    
TUE
 
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ255-275-240015-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-  
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-  
245 AM PST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE  
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TODAY
 
S 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25  
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS, SHIFTING  
TO THE SW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN  
LATE.    
TONIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES W  
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
SAT
 
NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES NW 5  
FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES  
W 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.    
SUN
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES W 5  
FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 16 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.   
SUN NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT, EASING  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 15 FT  
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.   
MON
 
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 14 FT.    
TUE
 
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ210-240015-  
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
245 AM PST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT  
FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
IN THE MAIN CHANNEL
 
COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT TODAY BUILDING  
TO 9 TO 11 FT LATE TONIGHT. HOWEVER, SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD  
TO NEAR 8 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1015 AM FRIDAY AND TO NEAR  
10 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1030 PM FRIDAY.  
 

 
 
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