Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
230 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
230 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 11 PM
PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. WIND
  DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 20 KNOTS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT...BUT INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD AROUND 7 SECONDS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
230 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH
  THURSDAY NIGHT. A FEW GUSTS CLOSE TO 35 KNOTS POSSIBLE FAR SOUTH
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY EVENING AND AGAIN LATE
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING.

* SEAS...6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY.

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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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
230 PM PDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WIND 15 T0 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
  THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD AROUND 7 SECONDS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY.

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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