Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
902 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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

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902 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK SURFACE HIGH PRES REMAINS OVER THE E PAC AND WEAK THERMAL
LOW PRES INLAND LATE TONIGHT AND SUN BRINGING A THREAT OF
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE WATERS. MARINE INVERSION WILL BE LOW WITH
SOME FOG AND LOW VISIBILITY TONIGHT AND MON. HIGH PRES OFFSHORE
AND LOW PRES INLAND WILL INTENSIFY MON AFTERNOON FOR INCREASING
WINDS AND SEAS.

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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-
902 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EXCEPT SW 5 KT SOUTH OF CASCADE
HEAD. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE WITH POSSIBLE TSTMS AND FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING NW WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 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-
902 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
17 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W
SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AND PATCHY
MORNING FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW AT
7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
902 PM PDT SAT JUL 12 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM PDT SUNDAY...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT THROUGH SUN AFTERNOON.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 7 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING
THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 6 AM SUN...AND TO 5 FT DURING THE
WEAKER EBB AROUND 630 PM SUN.

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