Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
308 PM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

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Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-
308 PM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM PST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory for winds, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 AM PST Sunday.

* WINDS...South 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt.

  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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Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from 10 to
60 NM-
308 PM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...South to southwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt.

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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Columbia River Bar-
308 PM PST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM
TO 5 AM PST SUNDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* General seas...4 to 6 FT building to 7 to 8 ft Sunday morning.

* FIRST EBB...Strong ebb around 33O PM today. Seas building to 10
  feet.

* SECOND EBB...Around 4 AM Sunday morning. Seas building to 10
  feet with breakers possible.

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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