Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
244 AM PDT SAT MAY 21 2016

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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-
244 AM PDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

* SEAS...FRESH NORTHWEST SWELL 8 TO 10 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
  PERIOD NEAR 10 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. VERY STEEP...SHORT
PERIOD SEAS CAN EASILY CAPSIZE SMALL VESSELS. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS OR THOSE OPERATING SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME
CAUTION.

&&

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
244 AM PDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
8 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 8 FT THIS MORNING AND 5 FT THIS
  EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 11 FT DURING THE STRONG
  EBB AROUND 515 AM THIS MORNING.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 7 FT DURING THE EBB
  AROUND 545 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

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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