Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Portland OR
912 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

corrected bar wording for the second ebb

PZZ210-180115-
/O.COR.KPQR.RB.Y.0179.171217T2300Z-171218T0200Z/
/O.COR.KPQR.RB.Y.0180.171218T1000Z-171218T1400Z/
Columbia River Bar-
912 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 6 AM
PST MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory for rough bar, which is in effect from 2 AM to 6 AM PST
Monday.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* General seas...6 to 8 FT.

* FIRST EBB...Around 415 PM Today. Seas building to near 10 ft
  with breakers possible.

* SECOND EBB...Around 445 AM Monday. Seas building to near 10 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.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-180115-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0139.000000T0000Z-171218T1200Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0028.171219T1200Z-171220T0000Z/
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-
912 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM
PST MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...Through tonight, South to southwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts
  to 25 kt. Late Monday night and Tuesday, south wind 30 kt with gusts
  to 45 kt.

* SEAS...8 to 9 feet through Monday, building to a peak around 16
  feet mid-day Tuesday.

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 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.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-180115-
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0028.171219T1200Z-171220T0000Z/
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
912 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...Late Monday night and Tue, south wind 30 kt with gusts
  to 45 kt.

* SEAS...8 to 9 feet through Monday, building to a peak around 16
  feet mid-day Tuesday.

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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