Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
832 AM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

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832 AM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS BEHIND THIS FRONT UNTIL ANOTHER
WEAK FRONT MOVES THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. LONGER RANGE
INDICATES RETURN OF WEAK HIGH PRES TOWARDS MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
832 AM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT 6
SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W AT 4 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
832 AM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...VEERING TO
W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 7 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SE 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
832 AM PDT SAT APR 29 2017

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...2 TO 4 FT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 5 FT DURING THE
EBB AROUND 815 PM SATURDAY AND TO NEAR 6 FT WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 830 AM SUNDAY.

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