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Coastal Waters Forecast for Oregon / Washington

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Coastal Waters Forecast
national weather service portland or
259 pm pdt fri jun 23 2017

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

pzz200-240415-
259 pm pdt fri jun 23 2017

.synopsis for southern washington and northern oregon coast...
high pres over the northeast pacific and thermal low pres over
the northern california and southern oregon coast will continue
through sat afternoon. a weak low develops over the waters sat
night and remains through mon. high pres rebuilds over the
waters mon night and tue.

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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-
259 pm pdt fri jun 23 2017

...small craft advisory for winds in effect through late
tonight...

.tonight...n wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt, easing to
15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt after midnight. wind waves n
5 ft at 6 seconds. w swell 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.sat...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves n
4 ft at 5 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at 8 seconds.
.sat night...n wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind waves
n 3 ft at 5 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at 7 seconds.
.sun...n wind 10 to 15 kt, becoming w 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. gusts to 20 kt. wind waves ne 3 ft at 4 seconds,
shifting to the nw at 4 seconds in the afternoon. nw swell 5 ft
at 8 seconds. patchy fog.
.sun night...sw wind 5 to 10 kt with gusts to 20 kt, veering to
nw with gusts to 15 kt after midnight. wind waves nw 2 ft at
4 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at 9 seconds. patchy fog and drizzle.
.mon...nw wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 2 ft. w swell 4 ft.
patchy fog.
.mon night...nw wind 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt. wind
waves 3 ft. w swell 5 ft. patchy drizzle and fog.
.tue...nw wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 6 ft.
.wed...nw wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 5 ft. nw 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-
259 pm pdt fri jun 23 2017

...small craft advisory for winds in effect through late
tonight...
...small craft advisory for hazardous seas in effect through
late tonight...

.tonight...n wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt. wind waves n
6 ft at 7 seconds. w swell 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.sat...n wind 15 to 20 kt. gusts to 25 kt in the morning. wind
waves n 4 ft at 5 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at 8 seconds.
.sat night...n wind 15 kt, veering to ne after midnight. gusts
to 20 kt. wind waves ne 3 ft at 5 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at
7 seconds. patchy fog after midnight.
.sun...se wind 5 to 10 kt, veering to s with gusts to 15 kt in
the afternoon. wind waves s 2 ft at 4 seconds. nw swell 5 ft at
8 seconds. patchy fog.
.sun night...s wind 5 to 10 kt. gusts to 15 kt in the evening.
wind waves s 2 ft at 4 seconds. nw swell 4 ft at 9 seconds.
patchy drizzle and fog.
.mon...s wind 5 to 10 kt. wind waves 1 ft. w swell 4 ft. patchy
drizzle and fog.
.mon night...n wind 10 to 15 kt. wind waves 2 ft. w swell 4 ft.
patchy drizzle and fog.
.tue...n wind 15 to 20 kt. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 5 ft.
.wed...n wind 15 to 20 kt. wind waves 5 ft. nw swell 6 ft.

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pzz210-240415-
columbia river bar-
259 pm pdt fri jun 23 2017

...small craft advisory for rough columbia river bar in effect
until 6 pm pdt this evening...
...small craft advisory for rough columbia river bar in effect
from late tonight through saturday morning...

.in the main channel...combined seas 3 to 5 ft. however, seas
will temporarily build to near 7 ft with breakers likely during
the ebb around 515 pm this afternoon and to 7 feet with breakers
during the very strong ebb around 530 am sat morning.

$$

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