Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

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213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NE PACIFIC AND A THERMAL TROUGH OVER
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE
GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS RESULTING
IN PERIODIC GUSTY WINDS. SMALL AND STEEP SEAS WILL PRIMARILY BE
GENERATED FROM THE LOCAL WINDS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS W 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS W 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AND FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW
5 FT AT 6 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 4 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS W 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS W
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT AT
6 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS NW 7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS NW 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS W 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS W 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS NW 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
213 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 FT TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 6 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND
730 PM TONIGHT AND TO 5 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 715 AM WEDNESDAY
MORNING.

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