Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
301 PM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015


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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
301 PM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM
THIS EVENING TO 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM
PDT SATURDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* FIRST EBB: NEAR 10 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 1215 AM SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* SECOND EBB: 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND
  1230 PM SATURDAY AFTERNOON.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR
ENTRANCES.

&&

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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-
301 PM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS THIS
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE TO GUSTS 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL BUILD TO NEAR OR JUST ABOVE 10 FT AT TIMES THIS
  EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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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-
301 PM PDT FRI MAR 27 2015
WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 15 KNOTS WILL
  BUILD TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUST TO 25 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.
  WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE TONIGHT.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS THIS
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE TO GUSTS 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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