Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
253 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 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-
253 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...OUT OF THE SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS AS
  HIGH AS 47 KT THROUGH TONIGHT. FEW GUSTS TO 50 KT POSSIBLE THIS
  EVENING.

* SEAS...RANGING FROM 14 FT TO 20 FT THROUGH TONIGHT.

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-
253 AM PDT SAT OCT 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM
PDT SUNDAY...

* GENERAL SEAS...14 FEET BUILDING TO 15 FT THIS EVENING.

* FIRST EBB...SEAS BUILDING TO TO 16 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND
  615 THIS MORNING.

* SECOND EBB...SEAS BUILDING TO 18 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
  DURING THE EBB AROUND 630 PM THIS EVENING.

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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