Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

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

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854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A LOW PRES SYSTEM OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA THIS WEEK WILL SEND A
SERIES OF FRONTS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THIS WEEK. A WARM
FRONT WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE WATERS TUE NIGHT...THEN A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TUE NIGHT AND WED.

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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-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
W SWELL 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... BECOMING S
25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS
13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
16 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
854 AM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 11 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY TO 15 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE EBB CURRENT AROUND 330 PM THIS AFTERNOON...AND TO 15 FT WITH
BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 345 AM TONIGHT.

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