Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

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829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK LOW PRES WILL MOVE INTO THE NE PAC OVER THE WEEKEND AND
PRODUCE LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW FOR MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. THERE
IS A CHANCE A WEAK FRONT OR TWO COULD TEMPORARILY ENHANCE SOUTH
WINDS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING.
WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY
DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW AT
4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY
DRIZZLE.
.SUN...S WIND TO 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES S 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W AT 4 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND
FOG IN THE MORNING. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES W 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING... THEN PATCHY DRIZZLE
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE
AND FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES W 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S AT 4 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES S 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 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-
829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES SE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES S 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF
DRIZZLE AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
829 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT THROUGH SAT
NIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 FEET DURING
THE EBB AROUND 145 PM SAT AFTERNOON...AND TO 7 FT DURING THE
EBB AROUND AROUND 2 AM SUN.

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