Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon Watches and Warnings

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WHUS76 KPQR 020738
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1238 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015


PZZ270-275-021545-
/O.CAN.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150704T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.SW.Y.0044.150702T0738Z-150704T0100Z/
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-
1238 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT.

* SEAS...EXPECT VERY STEEP SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET...WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF AROUND 8 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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PZZ210-020845- /O.CAN.KPQR.RB.Y.0110.150702T1100Z-150702T1500Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 1238 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR.

$$

PZZ250-255-020845- /O.CAN.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150704T0100Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- 1238 AM PDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS.

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 020336
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
836 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

PZZ210-021145-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0110.150702T1100Z-150702T1500Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
836 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 4 TO 5 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB AROUND 530 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 FEET WITH BREAKERS.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 6 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 7 FEET.

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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PZZ250-255-270-275-021145- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150704T0100Z/ 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- 836 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 KNOTS AT TIMES. STRONGEST WIND WILL BE OVER THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD...OR FROM 10 TO 60 MILES OFFSHORE. WINDS WILL EASE IN LATE EVENINGS CLOSE TO SHORE...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP AGAIN THE FOLLOWING MORNING.

* SEAS...EXPECT CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 4 TO 7 FEET...WITH THE HIGHEST SEAS ON THE WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 012147
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
247 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

PZZ210-020600-
/O.NEW.KPQR.RB.Y.0110.150702T1100Z-150702T1500Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
247 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 4 TO 5 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 530 PM TODAY. SEAS NEAR 7 FT.

* SECOND EBB: STRONG EBB AROUND 530 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 FEET 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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PZZ250-255-270-275-020600- /O.EXT.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150704T0100Z/ 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- 247 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 KNOTS AT TIMES. STRONGEST WIND WILL BE OVER THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD...OR FROM 10 TO 60 MILES OFFSHORE. WINDS WILL EASE IN LATE EVENINGS CLOSE TO SHORE...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP AGAIN THE FOLLOWING MORNING.

* SEAS...EXPECT CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 4 TO 7 FEET...WITH THE HIGHEST SEAS ON THE WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WWUS76 KPQR 012138
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
238 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...CONTINUED HOT WEATHER THIS WEEK...

ORZ004>008-010-012-014>016-WAZ022-039-040-045-046-021300- /O.CON.KPQR.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150704T0400Z/ CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA- GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY- SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS- CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY- WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-I- 5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA- SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VENETA...ST. HELENS...HILLSBORO... PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE... SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA... SWEET HOME...COTTAGE GROVE...ODELL...LONGVIEW...KELSO... VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...TOUTLE...ARIEL... LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR 238 PM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY INCLUDING THE GREATER PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER AREA...THE LOWER COLUMBIA...THE I-5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY... THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE...THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY...THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS...AND EASTERN PORTION OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE..

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* TIMING: THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING

* TEMPERATURES: HIGHS 85 TO 95...EXCEPT 95 TO 100 IN THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY. LOWS 55 TO 65.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL... EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...ODELL...SANDY... ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO... PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...ST. HELENS...VENETA... TOUTLE...ARIEL...LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR...COTTAGE GROVE... LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: TAKE CARE NOT TO OVER EXERT DURING THE HEAT OF THE DAY...AND TO STAY HYDRATED WITH CLEAR LIQUIDS. AUTOMOBILES CAN HEAT UP RAPIDLY TO TEMPERATURES HARMFUL OR EVEN DEADLY TO PETS AND CHILDREN. USE CAUTION NEAR AREA RIVERS...BE WATER SMART... WEAR A LIFE JACKET AND USE GOOD JUDGMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$


WHUS76 KPQR 011548
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
848 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

PZZ250-255-270-275-020000-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150702T1300Z/
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-
848 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 KNOTS AT TIMES. STRONGEST WIND WILL BE OVER THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD...OR FROM 10 TO 60 MILES OFFSHORE. WINDS WILL EASE WEDNESDAY NIGHT CLOSE TO SHORE...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...EXPECT CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 4 TO 6 FEET...WITH THE HIGHEST SEAS ON THE WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 010932
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
232 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015


PZZ250-255-270-275-011745-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150702T1300Z/
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-
232 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS...WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 KNOTS AT TIMES. STRONGEST WIND WILL BE OVER THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD...OR FROM 10 TO 60 MILES OFFSHORE. WINDS WILL EASE WEDNESDAY NIGHT CLOSE TO SHORE...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...EXPECT CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 4 TO 6 FEET...WITH THE HIGHEST SEAS ON THE WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 010834
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
134 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...ANOTHER ROUND OF HOT WEATHER THIS WEEK...

ORZ004>008-010-012-014>016-WAZ022-039-040-045-046-020000- /O.NEW.KPQR.HT.Y.0003.150701T2000Z-150704T0400Z/ CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA- GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY- SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS- CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY- WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-I- 5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA- SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VENETA...ST. HELENS...HILLSBORO... PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE... SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA... SWEET HOME...COTTAGE GROVE...ODELL...LONGVIEW...KELSO... VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...TOUTLE...ARIEL... LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR 134 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY INCLUDING THE GREATER PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER AREA...THE LOWER COLUMBIA...THE I-5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY...THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE... THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY...THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS...AND EASTERN PORTION OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING

* TEMPERATURES: HIGHS 85 TO 95...EXCEPT 95 TO 100 IN THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY. LOWS 55 TO 65.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL... EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...ODELL...SANDY... ESTACADA...SWEET HOME...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO... PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...ST. HELENS...VENETA... TOUTLE...ARIEL...LAKE MERWIN...COUGAR...COTTAGE GROVE... LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: TAKE CARE NOT TO OVER EXERT DURING THE HEAT OF THE DAY...AND TO STAY HYDRATED WITH CLEAR LIQUIDS. AUTOMOBILES CAN HEAT UP RAPIDLY TO TEMPERATURES HARMFUL OR EVEN DEADLY TO PETS AND CHILDREN. USE CAUTION NEAR AREA RIVERS...BE WATER SMART... WEAR A LIFE JACKET AND USE GOOD JUDGMENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$


WHUS76 KPQR 010408
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
908 PM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

PZZ250-255-270-275-011215-
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-150702T1300Z/
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-
908 PM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 KT AT TIMES. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVER THE OUTER WATERS...OR FROM 10 TO 60 MILES OFFSHORE. WINDS MAY EASE LATER TONIGHT CLOSE TO SHORE... BUT ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP AGAIN WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...EXPECT CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 3 TO 6 FEET...WITH THE HIGHEST SEAS ON THE WATERS SOUTH OF CASCADE HEAD.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND