Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014


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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 CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS.
  WIND BEGINS TO DECREASE BEHIND THE FRONT THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FEET BUILDING TO 20 TO 22 FEET THIS
  EVENING. SEAS WILL EASE TO AROUND 14 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

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.

&&

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: BUILDING TO AROUND 15 FEET THIS EVENING BEFORE
  SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 TO 12 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING.

* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB. SEAS TO 17 FEET WITH BREAKERS. TIME OF
  MAXIMUM EBB AROUND 345 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS NEAR 16 FEET WITH BREAKERS LIKELY. TIME OF
  MAXIMUM EBB AROUND 415 AM SAT MORNING.

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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