Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
239 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

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239 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES OVER THE NE PAC WILL WEAKEN THROUGH WED. A WEAK TROUGH
AND FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS THE S WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS WED
NIGHT AND THU. HIGH PRES REBUILDS THU AND FRI. THERMAL TROUGH
BUILDS ALONG THE OREGON COAST SAT AND SUN.

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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-
239 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES SW 1 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES SW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE N
AT 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 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-
239 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO
10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS... BUILDING TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... BACKING TO W
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE W AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WIND TO 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES SW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES W 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE N AT 4 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
239 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 3 FT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO AROUND 6 FT DURING
THE STRONG EBB AROUND 215 AM WED MORNING WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
AND TO 4 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 230 PM WED AFTERNOON.

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