Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
842 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

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842 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAK FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN THE CENTRAL OREGON WATERS THIS EVENING. TSTMS
AND SHOWERS COULD BRING SPORADIC 25 TO 30 KT GUSTS LATE TONIGHT
AND TUESDAY. SURFACE HIGH PRES GRADUALLY BUILDS THROUGH FRI.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
842 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...VEERING
TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SW SWELL 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
842 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT
20 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
SHOWERS. CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SECONDARY SWELL S 3 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SECONDARY SWELL S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. S SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 2 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
842 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...


.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT TODAY...BUILDING TO
7 TO 9 FT TONIGHT WHERE THEY WILL LINGER INTO TUESDAY. HOWEVER...SEAS
WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 6 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 6 PM
THIS EVENING...AND TO NEAR 11 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG
EBB AROUND 615 AM TUESDAY.



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