Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZUS56 KPQR 231529
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
829 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WASHINGTON TO FLORENCE OREGON
AND WESTWARD 60 NM

PZZ200-232230-
829 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY WITH AN
INCREASING SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT. HIGH PRESSURE REBUILDS OVER
THE WATERS LATER THIS WEEK AS A THERMAL LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA.

$$

PZZ250-270-232230-
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-
829 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

$$

PZZ255-275-232230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
829 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

$$

PZZ210-232230-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
829 AM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT TODAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB
AROUND 315 PM TODAY...AND TO 7 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE EBB AROUND 345 AM THU.

$$


WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.