Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
849 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

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849 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SURFACE TROUGH IS MOVING THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING.
ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE MOVING INTO THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL LIKELY
BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS LATE TONIGHT
AND FRIDAY WITH A STRONGER STORM SYSTEM EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND.

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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-
849 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT
13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. EXCEPT IN THE NEARSHORE WATERS...SE WIND
15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SE 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 17 FT AT 14
SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SE 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
W SWELL 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES SE 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W
SWELL 23 FT AT 18 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 30 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SE 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W
SWELL 21 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 30 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 18 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 17 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
849 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT THROUGH TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 17 FT WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 10 AM THIS MORNING AND TO 18 FEET
WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 10 PM TONIGHT.

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