Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
835 AM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

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

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835 AM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A SURFACE LOW HAS MOVED INLAND ON THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST THIS
MORNING AND WILL PRODUCE SOME GUSTY WINDS ACROSS THE WATERS
BEHIND IT TODAY. THE PATTERN THEN BECOMES LESS ACTIVE THROUGH
THE REST OF THE WEEK...WITH A WEAK LOW MOVING SOUTH OFF THE
WASHINGTON AND OREGON COAST WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

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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-
835 AM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 4 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES W
3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
N 3 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES W 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 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-
835 AM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES N 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
NW 3 FT AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES W 2 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES NW 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES NW 2 FT
AT 5 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO TO 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES NW 1 FT AT 4 SECONDS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
835 AM PST TUE FEB 21 2017

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS AROUND 7 FT. HOWEVER...SEAS
TEMPORARILY TO 9 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 115 PM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AND TO 8 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 145 AM WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

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