Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
228 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

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

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228 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY ABOUT 200 NM WEST OF NEWPORT WILL
PUSH NORTHWARD INTO THE NORTHERN WASHINGTON WATERS TONIGHT. THIS
WILL ALLOW HIGH PRESSURE TO BUILD OVER THE WATERS THURSDAY AND
REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH SATURDAY. A WEAKENING FRONTAL STORM SYSTEM
WILL LIKELY IMPACT THE WATERS ON SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. A
MORE ORGANIZED FRONT APPEARS TO BE ON TAP FOR SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
MONDAY.

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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-
228 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
228 PM PST WED JAN 28 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 FT DURING
THE EBBS AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND 1230 PM THURSDAY.

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