Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
831 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

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

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831 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SERIES OF STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL IMPACT THE WATERS TUE
THROUGH WED. THE STRONGEST SYSTEM IS EXPECTED LATE TUE THROUGH
WED MORNING...WITH THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE STORM FORCE WIND
AND SEAS UP TO 25 FT. ANOTHER DEEP LOW PRES AREA MOVES INTO THE
NE PAC LATE IN THE 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-
831 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 13 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT...BECOMING 50 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 18 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 30 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. COMBINED SEAS 22 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 35 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED SEAS 22 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 21 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 22 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 21 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-
831 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
...STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...RISING TO 35 TO 40 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 18 FT
DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 55 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 23 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 35 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 30 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 KT. COMBINED SEAS 23 FT DOMINANT PERIOD
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 22 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 23 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 21 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
831 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT TONIGHT...BUILDING
TO 11 FT LATE TUE MORNING AND TO 15 FT BY TUE AFTERNOON.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 13 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND
815 AM TUE...AND TO 16 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 815 PM TUE.

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