Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
839 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

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839 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A FRONT CURRENTLY NEAR VANCOUVER ISLAND WILL DROP SOUTHWARD
ACROSS THE WATERS TODAY BRINGING INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS. A WEAK
LOW PRESSURE MAY FORM OVER THE WATERS LATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
MONDAY. GUSTY EAST WINDS WILL THEN DEVELOP TOWARDS THE EARLY TO
MIDDLE PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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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-
839 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 2 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-
839 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 2 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
839 AM PST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS Y TO 9 FT TODAY...RISING TO
9 TO 11 FT TONIGHT...WHERE THEY WILL HOVER INTO SUNDAY MORNING.
SEAS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW 10 FT SUNDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 12 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING
THE EBB AROUND 9 PM SATURDAY...AND TO NEAR 13 FT WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 10 AM SUNDAY.


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