Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
202 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Coastal Waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon
and westward 60 NM

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202 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A decaying front will move across the waters this evening and
bring a brief period of gusty winds. High pres rebuilds behind
the front late tonight, with thermal low pres strengthening into
the weekend.

$$

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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-
202 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 10 kt, rising to 10 to 15 kt with gusts
to 20 kt. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. W swell 4 ft at
10 seconds.
.THU...NW wind 10 to 15 kt, easing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves NW 2 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 6 ft at
11 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at
4 seconds. NW swell 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves N 3 ft at 4 seconds. NW
swell 5 ft at 10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt, easing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves N 3 ft at 5 seconds. NW swell 4 ft at
9 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft.
NW swell 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. NW swell 5 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 7 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-
202 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 10 kt, becoming N 10 to 15 kt with
gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N 2 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 4 ft
at 10 seconds.
.THU...N wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N
3 ft at 4 seconds. NW swell 6 ft at 12 seconds.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. Wind waves N
3 ft at 5 seconds. NW swell 6 ft at 11 seconds.
.FRI...N wind 10 to 15 kt, rising to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves N 4 ft at 5 seconds. NW swell 5 ft at
10 seconds.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt, easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves N 4 ft at 6 seconds. NW swell 5 ft at
9 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 ft.
NW swell 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Wind waves
6 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 ft. NW swell 5 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 7 ft.

$$

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Columbia River Bar-
202 PM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...Combined seas 3 to 5 ft through Thursday.
However, seas will temporarily build to 6 ft during the ebb
around 7 PM this evening, and to 8 ft with breakers possible
during the strong ebb around 715 AM Thursday.

$$

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