Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
228 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

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228 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LOW PRES OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF OF ALASKA WILL MOVE SLOWLY
EASTWARD THROUGH SAT...AND INTO SW BRITISH COLUMBIA LATER SAT.
AN ACCOMPANYING COLD FRONT WILL SWING ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
SAT AFTERNOON...AND INLAND EARLY SAT EVENING. AFTER A BRIEF
BREAK IN THE WEATHER SUN AND MON...ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN
CONTINUES.

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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-
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-
228 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SW
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 15 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES W
5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
W 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
228 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
TEMPORARILY NEAR 13 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1 AM SAT...AND NEAR
12 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 130 PM SAT. BREAKERS EXPECTED DURING
THE EBBS.

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