Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

PZZ200-060500-
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL BE OVER THE NE PAC FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. A WEAK
COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS SAT NIGHT.
HIGH PRES STRENGTHENS AGAIN SUN BEHIND THE FRONT.

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PZZ255-060500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN EASING TO 15
TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 6 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT 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. NW
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
W SWELL 8 FT. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE OR PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ250-060500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING
N 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N
5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE OR PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ270-275-060500-
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-
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE EVENING... THEN...BUILDING TO NW 6 FT
AT 16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW
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. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE OR PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ210-060500-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
235 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM FRIDAY MORNING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT THROUGH EARLY
FRI MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT WITH
BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 445 PM THU AFTERNOON AND TO 9 FT
WITH BREAKERS DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 5 AM FRI MORNING.

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