Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
931 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

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

UPDATED EXPIRATION TIME

PZZ200-252330-
931 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A COLD FRONT JUST NORTH OF THE WATERS WILL CONTINUE FRESH
BREEZES NORTH OF CASCADE HEAD THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD SOUTH OF THIS FRONT. A STRONGER FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING.
ANOTHER FRONT IS EXPECTED FRIDAY...MAINLY SOUTH OF CASCADE
HEAD. THERE WILL BE OFFSHORE WINDS THIS WEEKEND AS A LARGE LOW
SETTLES SW OF THE WATERS.

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PZZ250-270-252330-
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-
931 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W
SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7
FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ255-275-252330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
931 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6
FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ210-252330-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
931 AM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 13 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE VERY
STRONG EBB AROUND 630 PM THIS EVENING AND TO 11 FEET WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 715 AM WEDNESDAY.

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