Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
226 PM PST THU NOV 23 2017

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
226 PM PST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY. A GALE WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED, WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTH 40 TO 45 KT SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 18 TO 20 FT SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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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-
226 PM PST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY.

WINDS HAVE EASED TO BELOW 20 KT, AND SEAS ARE DOWN TO 7 TO 8 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
226 PM PST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH,
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT AT TIMES THROUGH
  FRIDAY MORNING. WINDS SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT
  SOUTH 40 TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...9 TO 10 FT TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. SEAS ON
  SATURDAY NIGHT BUILDING TO 18 TO 20 FT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
226 PM PST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...7 FT TONIGHT THROUGH MIDDAY FRIDAY.

* FIRST EBB...AROUND 715 PM TODAY. SEAS NEAR 11 FEET.

* SECOND EBB...AROUND 815 AM FRIDAY MORNING. SEAS NEAR 9 FT.

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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