Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
317 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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

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317 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES OVER THE NE PACIFIC CONTINUES TONIGHT. A WEAK LOW
PRES SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS TUE AND WED...BUT WITH FEW
IMPACTS. HIGH PRES REBUILDS OVER THE WATERS LATER THIS WEEK AS
A THERMAL LOW PRES DEVELOPS OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA.

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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-
317 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...E WIND TO 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SW SWELL 4 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-
317 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE TO 5 KT IN THE MORNING...
THEN...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
317 AM PDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 3 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 4 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 230 PM
TODAY...AND TO 4 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 3 AM WED.

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