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WHUS76 KPQR 062206
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
206 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

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/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0026.160207T0900Z-160207T1400Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
206 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM
TO 6 AM PST SUNDAY...



* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT LATE THIS AFTERNOON...EASING
  TO 7 TO 9 FT TONIGHT...BEFORE SUBSIDING INTO THE 6 TO 8 FT RANGE
  FOR SUNDAY.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 13 FT WITH
  BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 315 PM TODAY.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 10 FT WITH
  BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB AROUND 345 AM SUNDAY.




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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/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0024.160207T0900Z-160207T2300Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
206 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO
3 PM PST SUNDAY...



* WIND: SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS
  TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON...GRADUALLY SUBSIDING
  BELOW 10 FT THIS EVENING.




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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/O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-160207T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
206 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...



* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON...GRADUALLY SUBSIDING
  BELOW 10 FT THIS EVENING.



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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