Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
237 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

PZZ200-200700-
237 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...ANOTHER
LOW PRESSURE NEAR 46N/147W WILL APPROACH THE PAC NW LATER TONIGHT
AND FRIDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS.
A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND.

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PZZ250-255-200700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
237 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BACKING TO SE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SE 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY BEFORE DARK...THEN RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SE
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES SE 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.17
FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 10 AM THIS MORNING
AND TO
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 22 FT AT
17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SE 7 FT AT
7 SECONDS. W SWELL 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 17 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 16 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ270-275-200700-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING
S 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING... THEN...
BECOMING SE 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 18 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
BEFORE DARK...THEN RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 20 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 17 SECONDS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
S 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 21 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SW
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 23 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 21 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
23 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 21 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 20 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ210-200700-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
237 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 18
FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 10 PM
TONIGHT...AND TO NEAR 20 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 11
AM FRIDAY.

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