Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
837 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

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837 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LOW PRES REMAINS OVER THE FAR NE PAC THROUGH MID-WEEK WITH A
COUPLE OF FRONTS MOVING ACROSS THE WATERS TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. NORTHERLY WINDS RETURN THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE NE PACIFIC AND A THERMAL
TROUGH BUILDS OVER CALIFORNIA.

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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-
837 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
W 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 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-
837 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... VEERING
TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...FROM 4 AM PDT TUESDAY THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...THEN AGAIN FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 11 FT WITH
BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG EBBS AROUND 715 AM TUESDAY MORNING AND
745 PM TUESDAY EVENING.

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