Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
844 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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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-
844 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 PM
PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND BECOMES
  SOUTHEAST AND INCREASES TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT
  LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SEAS...16 TO 20 FEET TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 23 FT SUNDAY WITH
  DOMINANT PERIOD AROUND 14 SECONDS.

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 CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
844 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 PM
PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. WIND BECOMES
  SOUTHEAST AND INCREASES TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT
  LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SEAS...15 TO 19 FEET WITH DOMINANT PERIOD AROUND 13 SECONDS.

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-
844 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
PST MONDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...16 TO 18 FEET LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  SUNDAY.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 22 FEET WITH BREAKERS
  DURING THE EBB AROUND 1215 AM SUNDAY.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 20 FEET WITH BREAKERS
  DURING THE EBB AROUND 1 PM SUNDAY.

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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