Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
838 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

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838 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A DEEP LOW PRES SYSTEM MOVING INTO THE ALASKA PANHANDLE WILL BRING A
FRONT ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...AND A LARGE WESTERLY SWELL SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.
A SERIES OF FRONTS WILL MOVE THROUGH EVERY 24 TO 36 HOURS MONDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

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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-
838 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT
SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM
SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. FEW GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 17 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... EASING
TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 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-
838 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT
SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM
SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. FEW GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 19 FT AT
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
W SWELL 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...EASING
TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
838 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 5 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 FT TONIGHT BUILDING TO 9 FT
SATURDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 13 FT
WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 800 AM
SATURDAY MORNING...AND TO 14 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
EBB AROUND 845 PM SATURDAY.

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