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Coastal Waters Forecast for Oregon / Washington

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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Portland, OR
909 am pdt mon sep 1 2014

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

pzz200-012245-
909 am pdt mon sep 1 2014

.synopsis for southern washington and northern oregon coast...
a weak front will move into the waters today then dissipate. weak
higher pres will then briefly build in over the waters tonight and
early tue. a weak front will move into the waters midday tue and
onshore by tue eve. higher pres will rebuild over the waters tue
night. thermal low pres will redevelop and strengthen over n
california wed...then build n along the oregon coast through thu
and fri for increasing coastal winds.

$$

pzz250-270-012245-
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-
909 am pdt mon sep 1 2014

.today...s wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to w in the afternoon.
wind waves 2 ft. nw swell 4 ft at 9 seconds. areas of drizzle
and patchy fog in the morning. patchy drizzle in the afternoon.
.tonight...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves
3 ft. nw swell 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.tue...nw wind 10 kt with gusts to 15 kt...shifting to the sw in
the afternoon. gusts to 20 kt late. wind waves 2 ft. nw swell 5
ft at 9 seconds.
.tue night...nw wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind
waves 3 ft. nw swell 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.wed...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves 3 ft.
nw swell 8 ft at 9 seconds.
.wed night...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves
4 ft. nw swell 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.thu...n wind 15 to 20 kt. gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon and
evening. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 6 ft.
.fri...n wind 15 to 20 kt. wind waves 4 ft. nw swell 6 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-
909 am pdt mon sep 1 2014

...small craft advisory for winds in effect from 3 pm pdt this
afternoon through late tonight...

.today...n wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming n 5 to 10 kt with gusts
to 15 kt in the afternoon. wind waves 2 ft. nw swell 4 ft at
9 seconds.
.tonight...n wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt. wind waves
4 ft. nw swell 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.tue...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt...shifting to the nw
in the afternoon. wind waves 3 ft. nw swell 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.tue night...nw wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to n 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. wind waves 4 ft. nw swell 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.wed...n wind 15 kt...gusts to 25 kt in the afternoon. wind waves
4 ft. nw swell 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.wed night...n wind 20 to 25 kt. wind waves 6 ft. nw swell 6 ft
at 9 seconds.
.thu...n wind 20 to 25 kt. gusts to 30 kt in the afternoon and
evening. wind waves 6 ft. nw swell 6 ft.
.fri...n wind 20 to 25 kt. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 6 ft.

$$

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columbia river bar-
909 am pdt mon sep 1 2014

.in the main channel...combined seas 3 to 4 ft today and tonight.
however...seas will temporarily build to near 5 ft during the ebb
around 930 am today...and to near 6 ft during the ebb around 10
pm tonight.

$$


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