Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
829 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014


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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
829 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
10 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM TO
11 PM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 10 AM
PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR HAS ALSO BEEN
ISSUED FROM 4 PM TO 11 PM PDT SATURDAY.


* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: SEAS 7 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 9 FEET SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS NEAR 13 FEET WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE
  STRONG EBB AROUND 8 AM SATURDAY MORNING.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS NEAR 14 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE
  EBB AROUND 845 PM SATURDAY.


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-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
829 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO
9 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
4 PM SATURDAY TO 6 AM PDT MONDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO
9 PM PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SATURDAY TO 6 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT
  THEN VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST SUNDAY MORNING AS A FRONT MOVES
  THROUGH THE WATERS. GUSTS TO 30 KT IS EXPECTED...WITH AN
  OCCASIONAL GUST TO 35 KT. WINDS WILL EASE SAT EVENING.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL BUILD ABOVE 10 FT SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND RAPIDLY
  BUILD TO 17 TO 20 FT SATURDAY EVENING. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TO 13
  TO 16 FT SUNDAY AFTERNOON...BUT LIKELY REMAINING ABOVE 10 FT
  INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
829 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO
4 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
4 PM SATURDAY TO 6 AM PDT MONDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO
4 PM PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SATURDAY TO 6 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT
  THEN VEER TO THE SOUTHWEST SUNDAY MORNING AS A FRONT MOVES
  THROUGH THE WATERS. GUSTS TO 30 KT ARE LIKELY...WITH AN
  OCCASIONAL GUST TO 35 KT. WINDS WILL EASE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL BUILD ABOVE 10 FT SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND RAPIDLY
  BUILD TO 15 TO 19 FT SATURDAY EVENING. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TO 13
  TO 16 FT SUNDAY AFTERNOON...BUT LIKELY REMAINING ABOVE 10 FT
  INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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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