Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
303 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

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303 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LONG DISTANCE SWELL WILL GRADUALLY DECAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A
COLD FRONT IS MOVING ACROSS THE WATERS THIS MORNING. COOL LOW
PRES OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL DROP INTO THE REGION SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A STRONGER FRONT APPROACHES WED AND
MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS THU.

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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-
303 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W
3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL
12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
NE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 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-
303 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...VEERING TO N.
WIND WAVES W 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE N 3 FT AT 5
SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE W 4 FT AT 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NE 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
303 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...12 TO 14 FT THROUGH TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 17 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 730 AM
THIS MORNING AND TO 17 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB
AROUND 730 PM THIS EVENING.

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