Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
837 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

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837 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT AND HOLD THROUGH
WEDENSDAY. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS THURSDAY.
THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY AS A FRONT
APPROACHES FROM THE NW. THE FRONT WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES NORTH TO
SOUTH THROUGH THE WATERS THIS WEEKEND.

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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-
837 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WIND TO 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 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-
837 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 FT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 10 FT WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 945 PM TONIGHT...AND TO 8 FT
DURING THE EBB AROUND 1030 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING.

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