Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

PZZ200-050430-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC AND LOW PRESSURE OVER
CALIFORNIA WILL MAINTAIN GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND WIND
DOMINATED SEAS FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK. LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH
THE WATERS OVER THE WEEKEND AND COULD BRIEFLY TURN WINDS
SOUTHERLY.

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PZZ250-050430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL
4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ270-050430-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ255-050430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W
SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ275-050430-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT
5 SECONDS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W
SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ210-050430-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
250 PM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FT DURING
THE EBBS WHICH WILL OCCUR AROUND 9 PM TONIGHT...AND AROUND
915 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING.

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