Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
902 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

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

PZZ200-262230-
902 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT N ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY. HIGH
PRES RETURNS TONIGHT AND MON...BUT ANOTHER FRONT WILL ARRIVE ON
TUE. HIGH PRES IS BACK AGAIN FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE
WEEK...WITH A THERMAL TROUGH LIKELY DEVELOPING OVER N CALIF.

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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-
902 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W 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
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 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-
902 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9
SECONDS. OCCASIONAL LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
902 AM PDT SUN APR 26 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT THROUGH TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 7 FT DURING THE EBBS
AROUND 1145 AM THIS MORNING...AND 1245 AM TONIGHT.

$$

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