Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
855 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

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

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855 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES BRIEFLY RETURNS TODAY WITH ANOTHER FRONT ARRIVING
LATE TONIGHT. A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH WILL BRUSH THE WATERS WED.
THEN HIGH PRES RETURNS FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK...WITH A
SURFACE THERMAL LOW LIKELY DEVELOPING OVER S OREGON.

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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-
855 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY WITH POSSIBLE
DRIZZLE OR FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 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-
855 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BECOMING S
15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE OR PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W 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 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
855 AM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 4 FT THROUGH TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 6 FT DURING THE
EBBS AROUND 1245 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 130 AM LATE TONIGHT.

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