Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
852 AM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
852 AM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT
FROM 2 AM TO 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2
AM TO 5 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 6 OR 7 FT DURING
  THE EBB AROUND 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 8 OR 9 FT WITH
  BREAKERS DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 315 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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
852 AM PDT FRI AUG 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT.

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.

&&

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