Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
912 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

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912 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
SOUTHERLY WINDS THIS WEEK AS A SERIES OF FRONTS WILL CROSS THE
WATERS. A WEAKENING FRONT MOVES OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT BEFORE A
SIGNIFICANTLY STRONGER FRONT ARRIVES TUE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
THE ASSOCIATED LOW PRES THEN REMAINS OFF THE SOUTHERN COAST OF
BRITISH COLUMBIA BEFORE WEAKENING ON FRI.

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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-
912 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES
9 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT.
W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W 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-
912 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 10 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT.
W SWELL 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
912 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 5 FT TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 FT DURING THE EBB
AROUND 5 AM TUESDAY...AND TO 9 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE EBB AROUND 515 PM TUESDAY.

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