Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
238 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

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238 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN OVER THE WATERS ON TUESDAY AND
CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE
INTO THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC FRIDAY AND LINGER THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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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-
238 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM NOON
PDT TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE BEFORE SUNRISE.
PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY THIS
EVENING DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS EVENING. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. THE STEEPEST SEAS
WILL BE THIS EVENING.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 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-
238 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM NOON
PDT TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE AND A CHANCE OF RAIN BEFORE
SUNRISE...THEN PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N 5
FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS. THE STEEPEST SEAS
WILL BE THIS EVENING.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
238 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT THROUGH TUESDAY
NIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FT DURING THE
EBB AROUND 315 PM TUESDAY...AND TO NEAR 7 FT WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 330 AM WEDNESDAY.

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