Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
835 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

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

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835 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES INLAND WILL MAINTAIN GUSTY E WINDS TODAY. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS LATER TODAY...WITH WINDS
BECOMING MORE SOUTHERLY BEHIND IT. LOW PRES OVER THE GULF OF
ALASKA WILL SHIFT TOWARDS E TOWARDS SW BRITISH COLUMBIA LATER FRI
AND FRI NIGHT.

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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-
835 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 TO 30 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES E 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 19 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
20 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 19 FT DOMINANT
PERIOD 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... EASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
W SWELL 17 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 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-
835 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SE 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE S 9 FT AT 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 20 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 20 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W 4 FT AT
5 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
835 AM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 5 TO 7 FT TODAY...THEN 5 FT TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 8 FT WITH THE EBB AROUND 1145 AM
TODAY...AND NEAR 9 FT WITH THE EBB AROUND 1145 PM TONIGHT.

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