Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
211 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

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211 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES WILL SLOWLY BUILD OVER THE NE PAC TODAY AND MON. ANOTHER
FAST MOVING FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE REGION LATER TUE.
AFTERWARDS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD AGAIN OVER THE COASTAL WATERS.

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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-
211 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W
SWELL 14 TO 16 FT AT 14 SECONDS...HIGHEST OVER THE OUTER WATERS.
RAIN AT TIMES.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...THEN BECOMING NW 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT. W SWELL 12 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT OVERNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
211 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 14 FT TODAY...THEN 11
TO 12 FT TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 17 FT WITH
BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 4 AM TODAY...AND THE VERY STRONG
EBB AROUND 4 PM TODAY.

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