Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
216 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

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216 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE PAC NW TODAY. A WARM FRONT WILL BRUSH
THE NORTHERN WATERS TONIGHT AND SUN MORNING. HIGH PRES WILL BE
CENTERED WELL INLAND SUN THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...WHICH WILL
RESULT IN AN OFFSHORE WIND PATTERN. THE NEXT FRONT WILL ARRIVE
TOWARD THE MIDDLE OF 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-
216 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING... THEN... BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE
SE AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS BEFORE SUNRISE.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SE 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 6
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
E 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 8 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-
216 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10
TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SW 3 FT AT 4
SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SE 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12
SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
SE 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES SE 2 FT
AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES NE 2 FT AT
4 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES E 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
216 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT THIS MORNING...EASING
TO 8 TO 10 FT THIS AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY
BUILD TO NEAR 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 3
AM THIS MORNING. SEAS TO 15 FT...WITH BREAKERS...CAN BE EXPECTED
DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 315 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

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