Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
843 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

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

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843 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A DEVELOPING LOW PRES AREA WEST OF VANCOUVER ISLAND CONTINUES TO
BRING SHOWERS INTO THE WATERS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THIS LOW WILL
MOVE SOUTH ALONG THE COAST TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOVING S OF THE
WATERS AS IT WEAKENS CONSIDERABLY FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
IN OVER THE INTERIOR OF WASHINGTON AND OREGON THIS WEEKEND FOR A
RETURN OF BRISK NE WINDS SAT.

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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-
843 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS WITH SMALL HAIL AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BECOMING NW 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 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-
843 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS
WITH SMALL HAIL AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BECOMING NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
843 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT TONIGHT...INCREASING
TO 4 TO 5 FT FRIDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO TO
5 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1130 PM TONIGHT...AND TO 7 FT DURING
THE EBB AROUND 12 PM FRIDAY.

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