Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
906 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

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906 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY MORNING. WEAK HIGH PRES DEVELOPS LATE THU AND FRI.
THEN A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MAY TRACK NORTHWARD INSIDE 130
W...POSSIBLY BRINGING STORM FORCE WIND GUSTS OF 50 KT OR GREATER
TO THE WATERS SATURDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
906 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15
KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SECONDARY
SWELL S 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT... EASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 16 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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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-
906 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 25 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...RISING TO 30 TO
40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...EASING TO
20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 16
FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
906 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 13 FT...REACHING 9 TO 11 FT
MIDDAY THURSDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 15
FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 5 AM THURSDAY...AND
TO 14 FT DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 515 PM THU AFTERNOON.

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