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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

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

PZZ200-202315-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A strong cold front impacts the area late Saturday night and
Sunday morning. Expect storm force gusts late Saturday night
through Sunday morning. Another round of gales is be expected
Tuesday as the next front crosses the waters.

$$

PZZ250-202315-
Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW wind 10 to 15 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt with gusts
to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 15 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds. Showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 50 kt, rising to
30 to 35 kt with gusts to 55 kt after midnight. Combined seas
18 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 35 kt with gusts to 55 kt, becoming SW
20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 20 ft with a
dominant period of 13 seconds. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves SW 5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 16 ft at
15 seconds. Showers and a slight chance of tstms.
.MON...SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves SW 3 ft at 5 seconds. W
swell 14 ft at 13 seconds. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 2 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 8 ft.

$$

PZZ255-202315-
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt with gusts to
35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 16 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds. Showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 45 kt, rising to
30 to 35 kt with gusts to 55 kt after midnight. Combined seas
17 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. Rain likely.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 35 kt with gusts to 55 kt, becoming SW
20 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas
20 ft with a dominant period of 14 seconds. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, easing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves SW 3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 16 ft at
15 seconds. Showers likely.
.MON...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 3 ft at 4 seconds. W
swell 14 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt, easing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves S 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 11 ft at
13 seconds. Chance of showers.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.

$$

PZZ270-202315-
Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from 10 to
60 NM-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 25 to 30 kt with gusts
to 40 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 16 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds. Showers likely.
.TONIGHT...S wind 30 to 35 kt with gusts to 50 kt, rising to
35 to 40 kt with gusts to 55 kt after midnight. Combined seas
20 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 30 to 35 kt with gusts to 55 kt, easing to 25 kt
with gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 22 ft with
a dominant period of 15 seconds, subsiding to 19 ft with a
dominant period of 12 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves SW 5 ft at
7 seconds. W swell 16 ft at 15 seconds. Showers likely and a
slight chance of tstms.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, easing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves SW 3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 14 ft at
13 seconds. Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 2 ft at
5 seconds. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S wind 25 to 30 kt. Combined seas 12 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 9 ft.

$$

PZZ275-202315-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 25 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 16 ft with a dominant period of
13 seconds. Showers likely.
.TONIGHT...S wind 30 to 35 kt with gusts to 50 kt, rising to
35 to 40 kt with gusts to 55 kt after midnight. Combined seas
20 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 35 to 40 kt with gusts to 55 kt, easing to 25 kt
with gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 23 ft with
a dominant period of 15 seconds, subsiding to 20 ft with a
dominant period of 13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
.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. Chance of showers.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, easing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves SW 3 ft at 5 seconds. W swell 14 ft at
13 seconds. Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 2 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. Chance of showers.
.TUE...S wind 25 to 30 kt. Combined seas 13 ft.
.WED...SW wind 25 to 30 kt. Combined seas 11 ft.

$$

PZZ210-202315-
Columbia River Bar-
855 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...Combined seas around 14 ft Saturday
increasing to near 20 feet afternoon. However, seas will
temporarily build to 17 ft during the ebb around 630 pm Saturday
and to 19 feet during the ebb around 715 am Sunday morning.

$$


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