Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
851 AM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

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851 AM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK WARM FRONT IS MOVING OVER THE WATERS THIS MORNING AND WILL
BE FOLLOWED BY A COLD FRONT LATE THIS AFTERNOON. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT IS EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. COOL LOW
PRES OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL DROP INTO THE REGION SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A STRONGER FRONT APPROACHES TUESDAY.

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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-
851 AM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES SW
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS EVENING. WIND
WAVES W 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 23 FT AT 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
18 FT AT 17 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT
6 SECONDS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. W
SWELL 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 11 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-
851 AM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUST TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20
TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 4 FT
AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 8 FT AT 19 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 17 FT AT 17 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SW 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 16 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES NW
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
851 AM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 11 TO 13 FT TODAY...BUILDING TO 18 FT
TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 20 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING
THE EBB AROUND 6PM THIS EVENING...AND TO NEAR 24 FT WITH BREAKERS
DURING THE EBB AROUND 645 AM SATURDAY MORNING.

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