Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
835 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

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835 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
A WEAKENING FRONT MOVED THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING. A WEAK
SURFACE TROUGH WILL BRUSH THE WATERS LATE TOMORROW. 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-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
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-
835 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. OCCASIONAL RAIN AND DRIZZLE
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
835 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
7 FT THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY
BUILD TO NEAR 8 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 145 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND
TO NEAR 9 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 230 AM EARLY WED MORNING.

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