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
000
FZUS56 KPQR 251543
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
843 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

PZZ200-252230-
843 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A 985 MB LOW ABOUT 200 MILES WEST OF NORTH BEND WILL PUSH NE
TODAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE ONSHORE JUST N OF THE WILLAPA BAY LATE
THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE OREGON COASTAL
WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ255-275-252230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
843 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT...VEERING TO SW THIS AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 11 FT EARLY...BUILDING TO 18 TO 20 FT EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. FEW GUSTS 35 KT EARLY... THEN
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NEAR 18 FT...EASING TO 13 FT
OVERNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
10 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN S 15 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ250-270-252230-
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-
843 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT THIS MORNING...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
WITH GUSTS 45 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 10 FT BUILDING
TO 16 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT EARLY... THEN
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 16 FT...EASING TO 13
FT OVERNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
10 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN S 15 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ210-252230-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
843 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 FT INCREASING TO 13 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 17 FT WITH
BREAKERS DURING THE EBBS. A STRONG EBB WILL OCCUR AROUND 615 PM
TODAY...WITH ANOTHER EBB AROUND 630 AM SUN.

$$


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.