Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
853 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

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

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853 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A COLD FRONTAL SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE WINDS ACROSS THE
WATERS TODAY. THE ACTIVE PATTERN CONTINUES THROUGH THE WEEKEND
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY. THE NEXT ROUND OF
STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS EXPECTED EARLY 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-
853 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
853 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12
SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
853 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 8 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND
1030 AM THIS MORNING...AND TO 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE EBB AROUND 1030 PM TONIGHT.

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