Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
851 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

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851 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD OVER THE NE PAC TODAY AND MON.
ANOTHER FAST MOVING FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE REGION LATER
TUE. AFTERWARDS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD AGAIN OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS.

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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-
851 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 18 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY.
.WED...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
851 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 14 FT TODAY...THEN
11 TO 12 FT TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 18 FT
WITH BREAKERS DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 4PM TODAY...AND TO
16 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 445 AM MONDAY.

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