Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
835 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

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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-
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-
835 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT FROM LATER
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. A COASTAL JET
  WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY STRONGER WINDS WITH AT LEAST 55 KT GUSTS
  WITHIN 20 NM OF THE COAST.

* SEAS...22 TO 26 FT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
835 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS...18 FEET TONIGHT...THEN 15 FEET BY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* FIRST EBB...AROUND 815 PM THIS EVENING. SEAS NEAR 20 FT WITH
  BREAKERS.

* SECOND EBB...AROUND 915 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING. SEAS NEAR 18 FT
  WITH BREAKERS.

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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