Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
258 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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

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258 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK HIGH PRES REBUILDS OVER THE WATERS WITH A LOW PRES SYSTEM
REMAINING IN THE GULF OF ALASKA. A FRONTAL SYSTEM CROSSES THE
WATERS LATE MONDAY...WITH AN ACTIVE PATTERN LIKELY TO CONTINUE
THROUGH AT LEAST THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

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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 CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT BEFORE SUNRISE.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS... BUILDING TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S WITH GUSTS TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
258 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING
W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
258 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 9 FT TODAY. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 10 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 130 PM SUNDAY...AND
TO NEAR 11 TO 12 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 215 AM MONDAY.

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