Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
234 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

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234 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC
OVER THE WEEKEND AND PRODUCE LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW FOR MUCH OF THE
NEXT WEEK. THERE IS A CHANCE A WEAK FRONT OR TWO COULD TEMPORARILY
ENHANCE SOUTH WINDS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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-
234 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF
DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW AT 4 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES W 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 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-
234 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE AND PATCHY MORNING
FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
234 AM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 FT DURING THE EBB
AROUND 1230 PM FRIDAY AND 1 AM SATURDAY.

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