Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
855 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

PZZ200-041130-
855 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LONG DISTANCE SWELL WILL GRADUALLY DECAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SUN. SMALL CRAFT WINDS ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF THIS FRONT. COOL LOW
PRES OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL DROP INTO THE REGION SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A STRONGER FRONT APPROACHES WED AND
MOVES ACROSS THE WATERS THU.

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PZZ250-270-041130-
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-
855 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE NW AT 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE SW 5 FT AT 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 13 FT AT
14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 17 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-
855 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W
SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE SW AT 4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES W
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NW SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
NW SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 16 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
855 PM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...AROUND 16 FEET GRADUALLY EASING TO
AROUND 14 FEET NEAR NOON SUNDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL
TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 18 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 730 AM
SUNDAY AND TO 18 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND
730 PM SUNDAY.

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