Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
209 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

PZZ255-275-190515-
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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-
209 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...PEAKING BETWEEN 15 TO 17 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-190515-
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
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-
209 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...14 TO 16 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ210-190515-
/O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0144.000000T0000Z-171020T0100Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
209 PM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
PDT THURSDAY...

* GENERAL SEAS...10 FT TONIGHT BUILDING TO 18 FT THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS TO 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE
  STRONG EBB AROUND 445 PM.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS TO 13 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 5 AM TONIGHT.

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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