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Small Craft Advisory For Winds


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
834 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

PZZ255-275-291145-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0102.000000T0000Z-160730T1200Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-160730T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
834 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS AND HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

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. REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN
LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
834 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

PZZ270-291145-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0103.000000T0000Z-160730T1200Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-160730T1200Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
834 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS AND HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...6 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS THROUGH
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

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. REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN
LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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