Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

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858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRES REBUILDS OVER THE WATERS WITH A LOW PRES SYSTEM
REMAINING IN THE GULF OF ALASKA. A FRONTAL SYSTEM CROSSES THE
WATERS LATE MONDAY...WITH AN ACTIVE PATTERN LIKELY TO CONTINUE
THROUGH AT LEAST THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

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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-
858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
W SWELL 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
858 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT TONIGHT AND
SUNDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 10 FT DURING
THE EBB AROUND 115 AM SUNDAY...AND TO NEAR 10 FT DURING THE EBB
AROUND 130 PM SUNDAY.

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