Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
852 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

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852 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES HOLDS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEK WITH A SURFACE
THERMAL OVER N CALIFORNIA AND FAR S OREGON. SUBTLE CHANGES IN THE
THERMAL TROUGH EACH DAY WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASE OF WINDS IN THE
AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

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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-
852 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT THIS MORNING...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5
SECONDS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N
4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES NW 3 FT AT
6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES N
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 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-
852 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT
6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES N 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
852 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT THROUGH SUNDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 FT DURING THE EBBS AROUND
815 AM THIS MORNING...915 PM TONIGHT...AND 915 AM MONDAY MORNING.

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