Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
241 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

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241 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK FRONT WILL CLEAR THE WATERS AND PUSH ONSHORE AS IT FURTHER
WEAKENS EARLY THIS MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD OVER THE
WATERS TODAY WHILE A THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS OVER NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA...WITH THIS PATTERN REMAINING THROUGH EARLY 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-
241 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW
10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE BEFORE SUNRISE.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 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-
241 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT
IN THE MORNING...THEN...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
241 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 5 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND
315 AM TODAY...AND AGAIN DURING THE EBB AROUND 345 PM TODAY.

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