Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
837 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

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

PZZ200-202315-
837 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A STRONG LOW WILL HAS MOVED ONSHORE ALONG THE OREGON COAST NEAR
FLORENCE THIS MORNING WITH SOME GUSTY WINDS BEHIND IT. ANOTHER
LOW WILL MOVE TO NEAR THE OR/CA BORDER LATER TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY MORNING. THEN THE PATTERN BECOMES LESS ACTIVE WITH MORE
BENIGN CONDITIONS THROUGH THE REST OF THE WORKWEEK.

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PZZ250-270-202315-
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-
837 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
PST THIS AFTERNOON...

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

$$

PZZ255-275-202315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
837 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM
PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW
7 FT AT 5 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NE 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ210-202315-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS AROUND 10 FT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT MONDAY EVENING. HOWEVER...SEAS
TEMPORARILY 12 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1215 PM MONDAY...THEN
NEAR 9 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1245 AM TUESDAY.

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