Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
840 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

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840 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
BROAD LOW PRESSURE CENTERED WELL OFFSHORE AND SPANNING THE GULF
OF ALASKA WILL PIVOT MULTIPLE SURFACE LOW CENTERS NEAR THE
WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH TO
NORTH ACROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT ON
FRIDAY. ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS MONDAY.

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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-
840 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY
MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES SE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SE 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 19 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL SW 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
S 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 18 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W
SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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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-
840 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
SW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT
18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SE 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 18 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL SW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 13 FT AT
17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
840 PM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...INCREASING TO 7
TO 9 FT THURSDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD
TO 12 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 630 AM
THURSDAY...AND TO 13 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE STRONG
EBB AROUND 645 PM THURSDAY.

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