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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
243 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

PZZ200-201715-
243 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHERN WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN OREGON COAST...
HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING. A WEAK FRONT
APPROACHES THE WATERS TODAY...AND MAY BRUSH THE NORTHERN WATERS.
WEAK HIGH PRES REMAINS OVER THE WATERS UNTIL THE NEXT SIGNIFICANT
FRONT APPROACHES MID WEEK. LARGE WESTERLY SWELL SUBSIDES LATER
TODAY.

$$

PZZ250-270-201715-
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-
243 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S. GUSTS TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO
17 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ255-275-201715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
243 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 17 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 12 FT
AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ210-201715-
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
243 AM PDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 18 TO 22 FT EARLY THIS
MORNING...DECREASING TO 14 TO 16 FT BY TONIGHT. HOWEVER..SEAS
TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 21 FT WITH BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG EBB
AROUND 9 AM TODAY....AND TO 18 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE
EBB AROUND 945 TONIGHT.

$$


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