Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
258 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

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

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258 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS A DIFFUSE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
MOVES INTO THE WATERS. THERE IS A CHANCE A STRONGER SURFACE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM COULD IMPACT THE WATERS 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-
258 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N 6 FT
AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... BECOMING N
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 5 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.

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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-
258 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
7 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NE 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE S
2 FT AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL
6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. S SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. S SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
258 PM PDT WED SEP 28 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 FT DURING THE EBBS AROUND 4 PM WED
AND 415 AM THU WITH BREAKERS DURING THE EBBS.

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