Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
857 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

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857 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LOW PRES ALOFT WILL BRING A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY. SURFACE HIGH PRES OVER THE NE PAC AND
WEAK SURFACE LOW PRES INLAND COULD BRING MARGINAL SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WINDS LATE FRIDAY. A DYING FRONT PUSHING SOUTHWARD MAY
BRING AN UPTICK IN SOUTHERLY WINDS SUNDAY. SUMMER-LIKE GUSTY
NORTHERLY WINDS TO RETURN NEXT WEEK.

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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-
857 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE N 1 FT AT
4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
SW SWELL 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 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-
857 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL
5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
857 PM PDT THU SEP 3 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 8 FT WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 930 PM TONIGHT...AND TO NEAR
7 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 945 AM FRIDAY MORNING.

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