Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
243 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon
and westward 60 NM

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243 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
Broad area of low pres will remain offshore for next several
days. Cold front will slowly push across the coastal waters
tonight, and inland early Thu am. Break in the weather for
later Thu through Fri. The next strong front will arrive on
Sat.

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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-
243 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt. Combined
seas 15 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves SW 5 ft at 6 seconds. SW
swell 10 ft at 10 seconds. Rain likely.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves SW 4 ft at 6 seconds. SW swell 9 ft at
10 seconds. Chance of showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, becoming S 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves SW 5 ft at 6 seconds. W swell 8 ft at
10 seconds. Chance of showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves S 5 ft at
6 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 9 seconds. Chance of rain.
.SAT...SE wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. W swell 9 ft.
Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 25 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Combined
seas 18 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 25 to 30 kt. Combined seas 17 ft.
.MON...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 13 ft.

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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-
243 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening.
Combined seas 14 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 20 kt, rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves SW 5 ft at 6 seconds. SW
swell 10 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves SW 4 ft at
6 seconds. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds. Showers likely.
.FRI...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves S 4 ft at 5 seconds. W
swell 8 ft at 10 seconds. Showers likely.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves SE 4 ft at
4 seconds. W swell 8 ft at 9 seconds. Chance of rain.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. W swell 9 ft.
Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Combined seas 14 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 ft. NW swell 15 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 13 ft.

$$

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Columbia River Bar-
243 PM PST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...Combined seas 10 to 11 ft through
Thursday morning. However, seas temporarily near 13 ft with
breakers possible during the ebbs. Ebbs will occur around 645 pm
today and 730 am Thursday.

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