Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
824 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

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824 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
THE BENT BACK OCCLUSION OF A LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN WATERS THIS EVENING BRINGING GUSTY WINDS AND STEEP SEAS.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE WATERS LATE THIS WEEK AS A
THERMAL LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...BRINGING
A RETURN TO MORE TYPICAL SUMMERTIME NORTHERLY WINDS.

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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-
824 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT... EASING TO
5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL
2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW 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-
824 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
7 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. N SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
824 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 2 AM TO 6 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT THROUGH THURSDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY
DURING THE EBB AROUND 345 AM TONIGHT...AND TO NEAR 8 FT WITH
BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 415 PM THURSDAY.

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