Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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 45 46 47 48 49 50
191
FZUS56 KPQR 062144
CWFPQR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

PZZ200-070415-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS INTO NEXT WEEK. A
THERMALLY-INDUCED SURFACE TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG
THE COAST MON NIGHT AND STRENGTHEN TUE.

$$

PZZ255-070415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 6 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... EASING
TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N
6 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL
DRIZZLE.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE OR CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W
SWELL 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

$$

PZZ250-070415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...EASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 6 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL
DRIZZLE OR CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

$$

PZZ270-275-070415-
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-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
8 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W
SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT
6 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

$$

PZZ210-070415-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
244 PM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM TO 7 AM PDT SATURDAY MORNING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 5 FT TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT
DURING THE EBB AROUND 530 PM THIS EVENING. SEAS TO 10 FT WITH
BREAKERS CAN BE EXPECTED DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 545 AM
SATURDAY MORNING.

$$


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.