Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
313 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

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313 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
LOW PRES REMAINS OVER THE FAR NE PAC THROUGH MID-WEEK. A WARM
FRONT CROSSES THE WATERS TODAY ALONG WITH A COASTAL JET MAINLY
DEVELOPING INSIDE OF 20 NM ALONG THE NORTH COAST. A COLD FRONT
CROSSES LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. THE FINAL SYSTEM IN THIS SERIES
CROSSES WEDNESDAY.

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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-
313 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES SW
5 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
W 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW
SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 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-
313 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
4 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BECOMING NW
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
SW 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES SW
3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT
4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES W 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
313 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT THROUGH TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 630 AM THIS MORNING...AND DURING THE
STRONG EBB AROUND 7 PM THIS EVENING.

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