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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
906 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

ORZ001-WAZ021-200015-
/O.CON.KPQR.SU.Y.0002.140420T0500Z-140420T1700Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
906 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM PDT SUNDAY FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON AND NORTH OREGON
COAST...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* SEAS: RAPIDLY BUILDING TO 17 TO 20 FT AFTER 10 PM SATURDAY NIGHT
  AND CONTINUE AT THIS LEVEL THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. SEAS
  WILL THEN SLOWLY SUBIDE.

* IMPACTS: EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION ALONG BEACHES. UNPREDICTABLE
  AND DESTRUCTIVE WAVES MAY WASH OVER BEACHES...JETTIES AND
  OTHER STRUCTURES WITH NO WARNING. HAZARDS INCREASE DURING HIGH
  TIDES WHICH ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR AROUND 5 AM AND 7 PM SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$


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