Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
252 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

PZZ200-230530-
252 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE OR AND WA WATERS
TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRES BUILDING NORTHWARD ALONG THE OR
COAST LATER TONIGHT AND TUE. COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SE ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS TUE NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY STRONG HIGH PRES AND GUSTY
NW FLOW WED...THEN EASING THU. A STRONGER FRONT IS POSSIBLE FRI
NIGHT OR SAT.

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PZZ250-270-230530-
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-
252 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO
3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL
10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING 10 TO
14 FT.

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PZZ255-275-230530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 11 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT.
W SWELL 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING 9 TO
13 FT.

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PZZ210-230530-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
252 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT THROUGH TUESDAY.
HOWEVER...SEAS TEMPORARILY NEAR 16 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE
VERY STRONG EBB AROUND 445 PM THIS AFTERNOON...AND SEAS
TEMPORARILY NEAR 14 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB
AROUND 530 AM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

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