Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
850 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

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850 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY BUILD ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
AND MONDAY. ANOTHER FRONTAL STORM SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTHEASTWARD
INTO THE WATERS TUESDAY. A DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE WILL LIKELY
RESULT IN THE FRONT STALLING AND STRENGTHENING TUESDAY NIGHT
AND EARLY WEDNESDAY ACROSS OUR 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-
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-
850 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SECONDARY W SWELL
3 FT AT 22 SECONDS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT
6 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT 20 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6
FT AT 19 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 8 FT AT 17
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES S
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL
W 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
S 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 14 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
850 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 10 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE
EBB AROUND 5 AM MONDAY...AND TO NEAR 11 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING
THE STRONG EBB AROUND 515 PM MONDAY.

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