Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
832 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 2017

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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-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
832 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS
  45 KNOTS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. A FEW GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS POSSIBLE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING.

* SEAS...RANGING FROM 15 FEET TO 20 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT. THERE
  WILL BE A LARGE WIND-WAVE COMPONENT RESULTING IN STEEP AND
  CHOPPY SEA CONDITIONS.

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-
832 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* GENERAL SEAS...12 TO 15 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS BUILDING TO TO 16 FEET DURING THE STRONG EBB
  AROUND 630 PM THIS EVENING. BREAKERS LIKELY.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS TO 16 FEET WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE EBB
  AROUND 7 AM SUNDAY MORNING.

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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