Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

PZZ200-281130-
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SURFACE LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ALONG THE
OREGON COAST TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PUSH INTO THE THE REGION
FROM THE NORTH AND RELAX WINDS LATE SATURDAY. PRESSURE GRADIENTS
WILL TEMPORARILY INCREASE AGAIN LATE SUNDAY BEFORE DECREASING FOR
MUCH OF NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS.

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PZZ250-255-281130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... BECOMING
N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO
1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ270-281130-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING
NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND TO 5 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT... BUILDING TO 6 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... VEERING TO E
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ210-281130-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 PM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT DURING THE
EBB 1245 AM TONIGHT...AND TO AROUND 8 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
DURING THE EBB AROUND 1 PM SATURDAY. A THIRD EBB WILL OCCUR AROUND
145 AM SUNDAY.

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