Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
242 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

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

PZZ200-200545-
242 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A BROAD AREA OF UPPER LEVEL LOW PRES WILL REMAIN OVER THE NE
PACIFIC THROUGH EARLY THIS WEEK. A STRONG LOW WILL PUSH INTO
THE REGION ON MON WITH A POSSIBILITY OF SOUTHERLY GALES. ANOTHER
LOW WILL MOVE TO NEAR THE OR/CA BORDER MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY.
THEN THE PATTERN BECOMES LESS PROGRESSIVE WITH MORE BENIGN
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE REST OF THE WORKWEEK.

$$

PZZ250-270-200545-
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-
242 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...EASING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE SE 4 FT AT 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 9
FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. ISOLATED
TSTMS BEFORE DARK. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES E 6 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE NW 5 FT AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL
7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ255-275-200545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
242 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES SW 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SE 4 FT AT 5
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
14 FT AT 15 SECONDS. ISOLATED TSTMS BEFORE DARK. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT POSSIBLE. COMBINED SEAS 15 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... EASING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW
5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL
7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ210-200545-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
242 PM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 10 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS AROUND 10 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
TEMPORARILY 12 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1130 PM SUNDAY...AND
10 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1215 PM MONDAY.

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