Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
250 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

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

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250 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
BROAD LOW PRES ALOFT WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT BRINGING
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. A WEAKENING FRONT IS EXPECTED
TO MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS FRI. THEN A SHOWERY UPPER LEVEL LOW
PRES IS EXPECTED TO RETURN OVER THE WEEKEND AND LIKELY INTO 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-
250 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH SMALL
HAIL AND ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH SMALL
HAIL AND ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 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-
250 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH SMALL HAIL AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH SMALL
HAIL IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
250 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT THROUGH THIS EVENING.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 10 TO 11 FT DURING THE
EBBS AROUND 345 AM THIS MORNING AND 400 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

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