Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
840 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

PZZ200-061130-
840 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE PAC NW TONIGHT AND SAT. A WARM FRONT
WILL BRUSH THE NORTHERN WATERS SAT NIGHT AND SUN MORNING. HIGH
PRES WILL BE CENTERED WELL INLAND SUN THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK...WHICH WILL RESULT IN AN OFFSHORE WIND PATTERN.

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PZZ250-270-061130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
840 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS...
EASING TO 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS OVERNIGHT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 13
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SE
AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES SE 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND EASING TO 5
TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 17 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO SE 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL
12 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES SE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NE 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
840 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED AROUND 13 FT...BUT EASING TO 8 TO
10 FT BY SAT AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO
NEAR 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 3 AM
SAT. SEAS TO 13 FT...WITH BREAKERS...CAN BE EXPECTED DURING THE
STRONG EBB AROUND 315 PM SAT.

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