Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
817 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

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817 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SERIES OF WEAK SURFACE TROUGHS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND MAINTAIN A WEAK SURFACE PRESSURE
GRADIENT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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-
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-
817 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
817 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS NEAR 3 FT TONIGHT AND 4 FT
FRIDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO NEAR 5 FT DURING
THE EBBS...WHICH WILL OCCUR AROUND 715 AM FRIDAY MORNING AND
AROUND 745 PM FRI EVENING.

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