Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
233 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

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233 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC
OVER THE WEEKEND AND PRODUCE LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW FOR MUCH OF THE
NEXT WEEK. THERE IS A CHANCE A WEAK FRONT OR TWO COULD
TEMPORARILY ENHANCE SOUTH WINDS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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 PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 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 PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY MORNING
FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW AT
4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES SW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE SW AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
233 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FEET DURING THE FIRST EBB
AROUND 1 AM SATURDAY MORNING AND TO 5 FEET DURING THE SECOND EBB
AROUND 145 PM SATURDAY AFTERNOON

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