Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
240 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

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

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240 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
UPPER DISTUBANCE MOVING OVER THE AREA THIS EVEING FOR SCATTERED
TSTMS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. WEAK SURFACE HIGH
PRES REMAINS OVER THE E PAC AND WEAK THERMAL LOW PRES INLAND.
MARINE INVERSION WILL LIFT SOME TONIGHT BUT STILL EXPECT FOG AND
LOW VISIBILITY THROUGH MON. HIGH PRES OFFSHORE AND LOW PRES INLAND
WILL INTENSIFY MON AFTERNOON FOR INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS.

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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-
240 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT... BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTOMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND TO 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL DRIZZLE
IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. PERIODS OF DRIZZLE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
240 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT THROUGH MON. HOWEVER...SEAS
TEMPORARLY BUILDING TO 5 FT DURING THE WEAKER EBB AROUND 630 PM
THIS EVENING AND SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 6 FT WITH BREAKERS
POSSIBLE DURING THE VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 645 AM MON MORNING.

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