Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
859 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

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859 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS AND WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
OVER THE WATERS THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
WATERS FRIDAY AS A THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS OVER NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA. THIS PRESSURE PATTERN WILL CONTINUE INTO 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-
859 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...N WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 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 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW 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-
859 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.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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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
859 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. HOWEVER....SEAS
TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 7 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
EBB AROUND 315 AM FRI...AND 5 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 345 PM FRI.

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