Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
228 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

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

PZZ200-230430-
228 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN OVER THE NE PAC THIS WEEK. MEANWHILE...A
SURFACE THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE N CALIFORNIA AND S OREGON COAST
WILL SHIFT INLAND THROUGH TONIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT REACHES
THE N WATERS TUE AFTERNOON THEN DROPS S INTO THE S OREGON
WATERS TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRES RETURNS OVER THE WATERS WITH GUSTY
WINDS THROUGH THURSDAY WITH WEAKER WINDS WED AND LASTS THROUGH
AT LEAST FRI.

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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-
228 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT MAINLY IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12
SECONDS. PATCHY MORNING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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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-
228 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES N
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL
DRIZZLE.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 6 FT AT
6 SECONDS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
228 PM PDT MON MAY 22 2017

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS TO 6 FT CAN BE EXPECTED DURING THE
EBB AROUND 245 PM THIS AFTERNOON...THE STRONG EBB AROUND 330 AM
TUESDAY...AND THE WEAKER EBB AROUND 345 PM TUESDAY.

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