Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
843 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014


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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
843 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM PST
THIS MORNING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM PST
THIS MORNING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST THURSDAY.


* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 8 FEET TODAY...THEN BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET
  TONIGHT.

* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB. SEAS TO 11 FEET WITH BREAKERS. TIME OF
  MAXIMUM EBB 715 PM THIS EVENING.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TO 12 FEET WITH BREAKERS. TIME OF MAXIMUM EBB
  AROUND 8 AM THURSDAY 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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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-
843 AM PST WED NOV 26 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4
AM PST THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM
PST THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS. WIND WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS BY
  LATE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  LATE TONIGHT. SOME GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS POSSIBLE OVER THE INNER
  WATERS. STRONGEST WIND LIKELY TO OCCUR DURING THE EVENING.

* SEAS: 6 TO 8 FEET TODAY. SEAS WILL INCREASE SHARPLY LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING...REACHING 12 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT.
  SEAS REMAIN AT OR ABOVE 10 FEET THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY.

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.

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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