Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
247 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

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

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247 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
WEAK LOWER PRES ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST EARLY THIS MORNING
WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE ONSHORE LATE THIS MORNING...THEN HIGHER
PRES WILL BUILD IN ALONG THE WASHINGTON COAST THIS AFTERNOON.
THERMAL LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OVER N CALIFORNIA THIS AFTERNOON...
AND EXTEND N ALONG THE OREGON COAST TONIGHT AND SAT...THEN MOVE N
AND WEAKEN OFF THE WASHINGTON COAST SAT NIGHT AS A SOUTHERLY
STRATUS SURGE MOVES N ALONG THE OREGON AND WASHINGTON COASTS
SAT NIGHT AND SUN.

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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-
247 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...STRONGEST IN
THE OUTER WATERS. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W 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-
247 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL SW 3 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SECONDARY SWELL SW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
247 AM PDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
LATE TONIGHT...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 FT TODAY AND 7 FT TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 FT DURING THE EBB
CURRENT AROUND 230 PM THIS AFTERNOON...AND TO 10 FT DURING THE EBB
CURRENT AROUND 245 AM EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

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