Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
355 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

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

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355 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS AND WEAKEN AS IT MOVES OVER
THE WATERS THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS
FRIDAY AS A THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS OVER NORTHERN CALIFORNIA. THIS
PRESSURE PATTERN WILL INTO 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-
355 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 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-
355 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS
OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
355 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. HOWEVER....SEAS
TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 5 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 3 PM
THURSDAY...AND TO 7 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB
AROUND 315 AM FRI.

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