leeward tide

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Noun1.leeward tide - a tide that runs in the same direction as the wind is blowing; "a leeward tide is dangerous for small boats"
tide - the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
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He had the lead in a 2005 short, "The Leeward Tide," which was shot in Astoria and shown at the Eugene International Film Festival.
Although not limited to Northwest filmmakers, the festival did attract regional productions, including "Leeward Tide," a short film by Brett Eichenberger of Astoria.
Peter Anthony Holden and the Oregon Coast's own wreck of the Peter Iredale star in "The Leeward Tide," which screens Saturday night at the Bijou Art Cinemas.