Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
218 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

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218 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK LOW PRES OVER THE WATERS WILL GRADUALLY PUSH INLAND LATER
TONIGHT AND THU. AFTERWARDS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE
REGION...WITH THERMAL LOW PRES OVER NW CALIFORNIA. THIS THERMAL
LOW PRES WILL BUILD UP THE OREGON COAST SAT...THEN WEAKEN ON
SUN.

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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-
218 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND TO 5 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE SW
4 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SWELL SW 4 FT AT
16 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 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-
218 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SWELL SW 4 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
218 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 FT TONIGHT AND THU.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB
CURRENTS AROUND 1 AM TONIGHT AND 130 PM THU AFTERNOON.

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