Marine Weather for PZ 176

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 9:00 am PDT on October 21, 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 2 PM this afternoon
Gale Warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon through Wednesday morning
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To 60 Nm-
Today
S wind 15 to 25 kt...rising to 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 11 to 14 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. Showers in the morning...then rain in the afternoon.
Tonight
S wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 14 to 17 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds...building to 17 to 19 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds after midnight. Rain.
Wed
SW wind 20 to 30 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. W swell 17 ft at 12 seconds...subsiding to 15 ft at 14 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
Wed Night
SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 13 ft at 13 seconds.
Thu
SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 12 ft at 12 seconds.
Thu Night
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 12 ft at 12 seconds.
Fri
Se wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft...building to 3 to 5 ft. W swell 10 ft.
Sat
S wind 25 to 35 kt...becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 13 ft.
Gale Warning
Statement as of 8:26 AM PDT on October 21, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 2 PM PDT this afternoon... ...Gale Warning remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 8 am PDT Wednesday...

* seas 10 to 14 feet with a period of 13 seconds today...building to 15 to 19 feet tonight.

* Wind...southeast 15 to 30 knots...rising to 25 to 40 knots tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels should...avoid navigating in these conditions.

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Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon and westward 60 nm

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Westport, WA 60.1 °F
Astoria, OR 62.1 °F
La Push, WA 54.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Grays Harbor, WA 46211 60 °F 10.17 ft
COL RIVER BAR 20NM West of Columbia River Mouth 46029 61 °F 11.48 ft
Clatsop Spit, OR 46243 60 °F 11.48 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Destruction Island, WA DESW1
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Tide Heights

2012-02-02 2012-02-03
3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM 3 AM 9 AM 3 PM 9 PM

Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Point Grenville, Washington:  
2012-02-02 2:43 PM PST Low Tide 1.49
2012-02-02 9:22 PM PST High Tide 5.96
2012-02-03 2:09 AM PST Low Tide 4.16
2012-02-03 8:28 AM PST High Tide 8.15
2012-02-03 3:37 PM PST Low Tide 0.97

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Entrance, 0.2 mile south of north jetty, Washington Current:  
2014-10-21 10:09 AM PDT Max Flood 2.53 knots
2014-10-21 12:34 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.01 knots
2014-10-21 3:06 PM PDT Max Ebb -1.85 knots
2014-10-21 6:38 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-21 10:44 PM PDT Max Flood 2.51 knots
2014-10-22 1:06 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.01 knots
2014-10-22 3:23 AM PDT Max Ebb -1.55 knots
2014-10-22 6:30 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-22 10:24 AM PDT Max Flood 2.63 knots
2014-10-22 1:08 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-22 3:42 PM PDT Max Ebb -2.01 knots
2014-10-22 7:12 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
Entrance, Point Chehalis Range, Washington Current:  
2014-10-21 9:42 AM PDT Max Flood 1.75 knots
2014-10-21 12:02 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.01 knots
2014-10-21 3:32 PM PDT Max Ebb -3.40 knots
2014-10-21 7:14 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-21 10:17 PM PDT Max Flood 1.74 knots
2014-10-22 12:34 AM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.01 knots
2014-10-22 3:49 AM PDT Max Ebb -2.83 knots
2014-10-22 7:06 AM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-10-22 9:57 AM PDT Max Flood 1.82 knots
2014-10-22 12:36 PM PDT Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-10-22 4:08 PM PDT Max Ebb -3.69 knots
2014-10-22 7:48 PM PDT Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots

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