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Snow winding down in the Northeast; heavy rainfall in the Northwest

Happy Thanksgiving! Conditions will continue to improve throughout Thanksgiving Day across New England as the nor'easter moves away from the coast. Meanwhile, the Pacific Northwest will remain wet due to a series of Pacific storm systems. Flood Watches remain in effect for parts of Washington state through Friday.
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Last Update: 842 AM PST THU NOV 27 2014

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Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 nm

Marine Zone Forecast




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

  • SynopsisTHE REMNANTS OF A COLD FRONT WILL RESIDE OVER THE CENTRAL AND S WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. A STRONGER COLD FRONT ORIGINATING IN CANADA DROPS S AND REACHES THE N WATERS LATE FRI AND MOVES THROUGH ALL THE WATERS OVERNIGHT FRI NIGHT. OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP SAT NIGHT AND SUN WITH BRISK E WINDS ESPECIALLY THROUGH GAPS IN COASTAL TERRAIN.
  • Today SW wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt at times in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 ft. SW swell 11 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Tonight SW wind 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 ft... Building to 6 ft after midnight. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds.
  • Fri S wind 20 to 25 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon. Gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds.
  • Fri Night NW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
  • Sat NW wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
  • Sat Night NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. NW swell 8 ft at 10 seconds.
  • Sun E wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 6 ft.
  • Mon NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 6 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 nm
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