Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

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231 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WATERS TODAY WILL GIVE WAY TO A WEAKENING
FRONT THAT WILL BRING FEW IMPACTS TO THE WATERS MONDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN STRENGTHEN OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WITH
THERMAL LOW PRESSURE SHIFTING OVER INTERIOR CALIFORNIA...PLACING
THE REGION IN A PATTERN THAT HAS BEEN COMMON THIS SUMMER.

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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 CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
231 AM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 845 AM THIS
MORNING...AND TO NEAR 5 FT AROUND 915 PM SUNDAY.

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