Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
205 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

PZZ200-100600-
205 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LOW PRESS IS MOVING NORTH WELL OFFSHORE WITH WINDS VEERING TO THE
SOUTH AND GRADUALLY WEAKENING THIS EVENING. A DISSIPATING FRONT
WILL CROSS THE WATERS WEDNESDAY AND BRING SOMEWHAT STRONGER
SOUTHERLY WINDS. ADDITIONAL SYSTEMS AFFECT THE AREA THURSDAY AND
SATURDAY EVENING.

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PZZ250-255-100600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
205 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE
SW AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES S
4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT... BECOMING
SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
SW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 5 FT AT
18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SE 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
18 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL SW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W
SWELL 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL
12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ270-275-100600-
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-
205 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY
MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE SW AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES S
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. SW SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES S
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL
SW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
S 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 18 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ210-100600-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
205 PM PST TUE FEB 9 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 5 FT THIS EVENING...FALLING
TO AROUND 4 FT WEDNESDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY
BUILD TO 8 FT DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 515 PM THIS
EVENING...AND TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 6 AM WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

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