Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
843 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
843 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM
SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT THROUGH MID DAY SATURDAY
  INCREASING TO 10 TO 12 FT SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO TO 13 FT WITH
  BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 615 AM SATURDAY MORNING.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 11 FT WITH BREAKERS
  DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 615 PM SATURDAY EVENING.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
843 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT SATURDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT TONIGHT AND
  SATURDAY.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS BUILDING TO 11
  TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL LIKELY
  PEAK SATURDAY EVENING AT 15 FT.

* TIMING OF STRONGEST WINDS: STRONGEST WIND EXPECTED MID
  SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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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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-
843 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE TONIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY...TURNING TO THE NORTHWEST SATURDAY EVENING.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS BUILDING TO 11
  TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL LIKELY
  PEAK SATURDAY EVENING AT 15 FT.

* TIMING OF STRONGEST WINDS: STRONGEST WIND EXPECTED LATE
  SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

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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