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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
259 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015


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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
259 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 4 AM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR WILL EXPIRE AT 3 AM PDT
EARLY THIS MORNING...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 8 TO 9 FEET TODAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 10 TO 11 FEET DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 130 PM SUNDAY.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO NEAR 12 FEET DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 215 AM MONDAY.

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 CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
259 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. AREA OF
  CONCERN IS LARGELY CONFINED TO BEYOND 20 NM OFFSHORE AND NORTH
  OF CANNON BEACH.

* SEAS: SEAS AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 TO 12
  FEET EARLY SUNDAY...FALLING TO AROUND 10 FT THROUGH AT LEAST
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
259 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS. AREA OF
  CONCERN IS LARGELY CONFINED TO BEYOND 20 NM OFFSHORE AND NORTH
  OF CANNON BEACH.

* SEAS: SEAS AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 TO 12
  FEET EARLY SUNDAY...FALLING TO AROUND 10 FT THROUGH AT LEAST
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* SEAS: SEAS AROUND 8 FEET TONIGHT WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 TO 12
  FEET EARLY SUNDAY...FALLING TO AROUND 10 FT THROUGH AT LEAST
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$


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