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Coastal Waters Forecast for Oregon / Washington

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland, OR
222 pm pst thu feb 26 2015

coastal waters from cape shoalwater washington to florence oregon
and westward 60 nm

pzz200-270515-
222 pm pst thu feb 26 2015

.synopsis for southern washington and northern oregon coast...
a developing low pres area well n of vancouver island will
continue to feed some moisture over the waters today...then
move s along the coast tonight and fri...and move s of the
waters as it weakens considerably fri night. high pres will
build in over the interior of washington and oregon this
weekend for a return of brisk ne winds sat.

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pzz250-255-270515-
coastal waters from cape shoalwater wa to cascade head or out
10 nm-coastal waters from cascade head to florence or out 10 nm-
222 pm pst thu feb 26 2015

.tonight...s wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming sw 10 to 15 kt in the
evening...then...veering to w after midnight. gusts to 20 kt.
wind waves 3 ft. w swell 5 ft at 14 seconds. showers. slight
chance of tstms after midnight.
.fri...nw wind 10 to 15 kt...becoming n 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. wind waves 3 ft. w swell 8 ft at 11 seconds. showers
with small hail and a slight chance of tstms.
.fri night...n wind 10 kt...veering to ne after midnight. gusts
to 15 kt. wind waves 2 ft. w swell 8 ft at 9 seconds. chance of
showers and a slight chance of tstms.
.sat...ne wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves
3 ft. w swell 6 ft at 10 seconds.
.sat night...ne wind 10 to 15 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. gusts to 20 kt. wind waves 4 ft... subsiding to 2 ft
after midnight. nw swell 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.sun...ne wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming n in the afternoon. wind
waves 2 ft. nw swell 4 ft.
.sun night...nw wind 5 to 10 kt. gusts to 15 kt in the evening.
wind waves 2 ft. nw swell 3 ft.
.mon...nw wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 4 ft. nw swell 6 ft.
.tue...ne wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 4 ft. nw swell 7 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-
222 pm pst thu feb 26 2015

...small craft advisory for winds in effect from 10 pm pst this
evening through late friday night...

.tonight...sw wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt... becoming w
15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the evening...then becoming nw
20 to 25 kt after midnight. wind waves 4 ft. w swell 5 ft at 14
seconds. showers. slight chance of tstms after midnight.
.fri...n wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. wind waves 4 ft.
w swell 8 ft at 11 seconds. showers with small hail and a
slight chance of tstms.
.fri night...n wind 15 to 20 kt. wind waves 3 ft. w swell 8 ft
at 9 seconds. chance of showers and a slight chance of tstms.
.sat...ne wind 20 to 25 kt. wind waves 4 ft. nw swell 7 ft at
10 seconds.
.sat night...ne wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.sun...n wind 5 to 10 kt...rising to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. gusts to 20 kt. wind waves 3 ft. nw swell 4 ft.
.sun night...nw wind 15 to 20 kt. wind waves 3 ft. nw swell
2 ft.
.mon...nw wind 20 to 25 kt. wind waves 7 ft. nw swell 6 ft.
.tue...ne wind 20 to 25 kt. wind waves 6 ft. w swell 7 ft.

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columbia river bar-
222 pm pst thu feb 26 2015

.in the main channel...combined seas 3 to 4 ft today and
tonight...increasing to 5 to 6 ft friday. however...seas will
temporarily build to to 6 ft during the ebb around 1130 pm
tonight...and to 8 ft with breakers possible during the ebb around
12 pm friday.

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