Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
914 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

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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-
914 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS OF 40 KT. ACROSS THE
  INNER WATERS...GUSTS AROUND 45 KT POSSIBLE FROM A COASTAL JET
  DURING THE EVENING.

* SEAS...14 TO 16 FT MAINLY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-190015-
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0033.171018T2100Z-171019T1600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
914 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40 KT. ACROSS THE
  INNER WATERS...GUSTS AROUND 45 KT POSSIBLE FROM A COASTAL JET
  WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SEAS...PEAKING BETWEEN 14 TO 16 FT 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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-190015-
/O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0144.171018T2100Z-171019T1300Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
914 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* GENERAL SEAS...7 FT THIS MORNING BUILDING 12 FT TONIGHT.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS TO 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE
  STRONG EBB AROUND 445 PM.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS TO 12 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 5 AM TONIGHT.

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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