Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
243 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

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243 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL WEAKEN OVER THE WATERS TODAY AS A WEAK TROUGH MOVES
JUST NORTH OF THE OREGON WATERS. A SERIES OF WEAK SURFACE TROUGHS
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND
MAINTAIN A WEAK SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT.  HIGH PRES WILL
REBUILD OVER THE NE PACIFIC EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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-
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-
243 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS
TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. AREAS
OF FOG OR DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 5 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
243 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS NEAR 3 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 4 TO 5 FT DURING THE EBBS...WHICH
WILL OCCUR AROUND 7 AM AND 715 PM THU.

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