Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
233 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

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233 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SURFACE TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT. A FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. HIGH
PRESS OVER THE WATERS MONDAY AND TUESDAY SHOULD KEEP APPROACHING
FRONTS OFFSHORE. ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
233 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO
30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 13 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
W 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 14 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W
SWELL 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
233 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W
SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
233 PM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 16 FT WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 730 PM TONIGHT...AND TO 15 FT WITH
BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 815 AM SATURDAY MORNING.

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