Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

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230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WATERS INTO NEXT WEEK. A
THERMALLY-INDUCED SURFACE TROUGH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG THE
COAST MON NIGHT AND STRENGTHEN TUE.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N UP TO 5 FT AT 5
SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO N 4 FT AT 4
SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS...EASING TO 3 FT AT 4
SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. A FEW GUSTS TO 35
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N UP TO 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. A FEW GUSTS TO
35 KT EARLY EVENING. WIND WAVES N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND EASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES NW
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 5 FT AT
6 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
230 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 7 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 5 FT THROUGH FRI
NIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 FT WITH
BREAKERS DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 5 AM THIS MORNING.
SEAS TO 8 FT WITH BREAKERS CAN BE EXPECTED DURING THE EBB AROUND
530 PM FRI EVENING.

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