Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
904 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
904 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO
5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 5 PM
PDT SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 8 TO 9 FEET TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 10 FEET DURING THE EBB
  AROUND 115 AM SUNDAY.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO NEAR 10 FEET DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 130 PM 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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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
904 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
5 PM PDT SUNDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

* AREA OF CONCERN: ADVISORY LEVEL GUSTS WILL LARGELY BE
  CONFINED TO THE AREA BEYOND 20 NM OFFSHORE AND NORTH OF
  CANNON BEACH

* SEAS: SEAS AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 TO 12
  FEET EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH AT LEAST LATE SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON.

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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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
904 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
5 PM PDT SUNDAY.

*   SEAS: AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 TO 12
    FEET EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH AT LEAST LATE SUNDAY
    AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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