Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
928 PM PDT TUE OCT 17 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-
928 PM PDT TUE OCT 17 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

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

&&

$$

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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-
928 PM PDT TUE OCT 17 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM WEDNESDAY 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...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.

&&

$$

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
928 PM PDT TUE OCT 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM
TO 6 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO BETWEEN 10 AND 12 FT
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* FIRST EBB...AROUND 11 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB
  AROUND 415 AM WEDNESDAY.

* SECOND EBB...AROUND 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE STRONG
  EBB AROUND 445 PM WEDNESDAY.

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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