Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
241 PM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

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

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241 PM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK SURFACE HIGH PRES REMAINS OVER THE E PAC TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY FOR LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS. A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE
UP FROM THE SOUTH TONIGHT. MARINE INVERSION WILL BE LOW WITH SOME
FOG AND LOW VISIBILITY TONIGHT AND SAT. HIGH PRES OFFSHORE AND
LOW PRES INLAND WILL INTENSIFY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND MONDAY FOR
INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS. A DISTURBANCE MOVING ACROSS THE WATERS
SUNDAY WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTOMRS TO THE WATERS.

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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-
241 PM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 5 KT...VEERING TO W 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
AND PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 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-
241 PM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES
8 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
241 PM PDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 3 TO 4 FT THROUGH SAT AFTERNOON.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 5 FT DURING THE WEAKER EBB
AROUND 5 PM THIS EVEING. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 6 FT WITH BREAKERS
DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 515 AM FRI MORNING.

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