Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
839 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

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839 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK LOW PRES OVER THE WATERS WILL GRADUALLY PUSH INLAND LATER
TONIGHT AND THU. AFTERWARDS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE
REGION...WITH THERMAL LOW PRES OVER NW CALIFORNIA. THIS THERMAL
LOW PRES WILL BUILD UP THE OREGON COAST SAT...THEN WEAKEN ON SUN.

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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-
839 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL SW
3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL SW 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 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-
839 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL SW 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL SW 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
839 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT TODAY AND
TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 7 FT DURING THE
EBB AROUND 1230 PM TODAY...AND AGAIN DURING THE EBB AROUND 1 AM
THURSDAY.

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