Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
220 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

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220 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS A DIFFUSE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
MOVES INTO THE WATERS. THERE IS A CHANCE A STRONGER SURFACE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM COULD IMPACT THE WATERS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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PZZ250-255-291630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
220 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
S 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES S 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 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-
220 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT
EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES SE 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE S 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES S 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES S 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
220 AM PDT THU SEP 29 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 TO 8 FT WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE EBBS AROUND 415 AM THIS MORNING...AND 445 PM
THIS AFTERNOON.

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