Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
902 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

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902 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS A DIFFUSE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
MOVES INTO THE WATERS. THERE IS A CHANCE A STRONGER SURFACE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM COULD IMPACT THE WATERS EARLY 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-
902 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
6 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 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-
902 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES SE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SE 1 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
902 AM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 FT DURING THE EBBS AROUND 4 PM
WED AND 415 AM THU WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBBS.

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